University of California - Office of the President

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Updated March 23, 2015
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  1. An awesome summer!

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at University of California - Office of the President

    Pros

    Paid well, flexible, on campus house was very good!

    Cons

    No discount on public transportation that summer.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  2. nice place to work

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at University of California - Office of the President

    Pros

    beautiful campus and nice place to work

    Cons

    need to create more career opportunities

  3. Amazing experience.

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at University of California - Office of the President part-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Professional work environment for everyone.

    Cons

    There were no cons for researching here.

    Recommends
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  5. great benefits, not very good at admin support

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    Former Employee - Research Assistant II
    Former Employee - Research Assistant II

    I worked at University of California - Office of the President

    Pros

    very good benefits and helpful human resources personnel

    Cons

    very isolating working in a lab

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    there should be more of an active supervision over lab principal investigators

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6. Was a slave labor grad student

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    Current Employee - Graduate Student in Davis, CA
    Current Employee - Graduate Student in Davis, CA

    I have been working at University of California - Office of the President part-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good network of brilliant people. Education paid for.

    Cons

    Profs didn't care for the classes because we weren't paying for them. Lack of support. Was very expendable labor.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Treat grad students like human beings and have standards for the profs.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  7. Great place to work!

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at University of California - Office of the President full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Higher education - I just love it!

    Cons

    N/A - nothing bad to say about UCOP

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up the great work

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8. I loved the organization but everything is politics and bureaucracy.

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    Former Employee - Program Manager in Oakland, CA
    Former Employee - Program Manager in Oakland, CA

    I worked at University of California - Office of the President full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    UC is a great company to work for. Salary is based on your location. Benefits are outstanding. People are great.

    Cons

    Everything is political. Priorities change with the change of leadership. Because it's a state agency, there is always red tape.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9. The experience has been good so far

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    Current Employee - Teaching Assistant in Riverside, CA
    Current Employee - Teaching Assistant in Riverside, CA

    I have been working at University of California - Office of the President

    Pros

    UCR is one the most diverse campuses of the United States. Therefore, the exposure and learning is immense.

    Cons

    There has been no challenege so far.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10. UC Berkeley

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    Current Employee - Technical Trainer in Berkeley, CA
    Current Employee - Technical Trainer in Berkeley, CA

    I have been working at University of California - Office of the President full-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    stimulating environment, great benefits, good salary

    Cons

    too many contract positions, not enough career positions

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    more contract positiions

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  11. Very good place to learn, study and do creative stuff

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    Former Employee - Lab Assistant in Los Angeles, CA
    Former Employee - Lab Assistant in Los Angeles, CA

    I worked at University of California - Office of the President full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    I want to be an Engineer

    Cons

    We need to collaborate with many different group and people.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Give more promotions to the staff

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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