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Updated October 20, 2018
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  1. "Research Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Research Assistant in Durham, NC
    Former Employee - Research Assistant in Durham, NC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Duke University part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    great research opportunity and faculty

    Cons

    not much cons if you want to do research


  2. "KB"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Duke University full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Support for career development, extensive network available for collabortaion

    Cons

    Commitment to research initiatives at times appears to be valued more than the educational experience of students

  3. "Student Worker - Worked at Perkins Library Part-Time"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Duke University part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Flexible working hours, great bosses

    Cons

    There weren't really any. Great place to work


  4. "Student Library assistant"

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    Former Employee - Student Library Assistant in Durham, NC
    Former Employee - Student Library Assistant in Durham, NC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Duke University part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    There are benefits to working in a university

    Cons

    They don't seem to have a problem with letting people go


  5. "Good place"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Great place and great supervisor

    Cons

    nothing to complain about here


  6. "RA"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Duke University part-time

    Pros

    Fun, flexible, stress free job

    Cons

    Pay is a little low


  7. "Teaching Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Duke University part-time

    Pros

    many good opportunities to build your career path.

    Cons

    The salary for TA is relatively low.

  8. "Research Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Durham, NC
    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Durham, NC

    I have been working at Duke University part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    flexible working hours and work remotely

    Cons

    too low salary and restriction in maximum working hours


  9. "Graduate Teaching Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Graduate Teaching Assistant in Durham, NC
    Current Employee - Graduate Teaching Assistant in Durham, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Duke University part-time

    Pros

    Extremely good and understanding work environment.

    Cons

    Not really that I can think of .


  10. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Duke University full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Duke University is a great place to work. The pay isn't bad, and they offer great benefits.

    Cons

    I believe that they pay below market value for a lot of IT jobs.


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