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Excellent but competitive research environment

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Current Employee - Associate Professor  in  New Haven, CT
Current Employee - Associate Professor in New Haven, CT

I have been working at Yale University full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

-World-class research environment with state-of-the-art facilities
-broad range of expertise across many different departments
-University with International reputation
-Reasonable teaching load

Cons

-Lack of mentoring structure for junior faculty
-many senior faculty members are backward-looking
-opaque promotion mechanisms
-over 8 years, got no raise for several years and only 1-2% raise in all but one of the other years, when the raise was ~5%.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Increase mentoring and progress of junior faculty

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Aggressive environment full of hard workers

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    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Researcher  in  New Haven, CT
    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Researcher in New Haven, CT

    I have been working at Yale University full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great academic environment, smart coworkers

    Cons

    Sabotage and back-stabbing has been known to happen more than once

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Foster a little more kindness

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Excellent place to work

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    Former Employee - Postdoctoral Fellow  in  New Haven, CT
    Former Employee - Postdoctoral Fellow in New Haven, CT

    I worked at Yale University full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Intelligent coworkers, excellent research facilities

    Cons

    Crime in downtown New Haven

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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