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Berkeley, CA
5001 to 10000 employees
1931
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$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
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Working at Lawrence Berkeley Lab

In the world of science, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) is synonymous with “excellence.” Thirteen Nobel prizes are associated with Berkeley Lab. Fifty-seven Lab scientists are members of the National Academy of Sciences (NAS), one of the ... Read more

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    I have been working at Lawrence Berkeley Lab full-time

    Pros

    Flexible working hours. Expensive ego-friendly furniture provided.

    Cons

    Located in the hill. Limited choice for lunch at the cafeteria.

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Lawrence Berkeley Lab Interviews

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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Lawrence Berkeley Lab.

    Interview

    Online Application. Fill out the forms, get letters of recommendation from professors or peers or something. Several long answer questions. After submitting theres an internal matching system. If you are chosen your team will reach out to you.

    Interview Questions

    • What type of experience do you have? What are your interests? What type of projects would you like to work on? Etc.   1 Answer
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Lawrence Berkeley Lab Awards & Accolades

  • National Academy of Sciences Member - James Sethian, National Academy of Sciences, 2013
  • National Academy of Sciences Member - John Bell, National Academy of Sciences, 2012
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