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"I love it"

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  • Culture & Values
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  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Pasadena, CA
Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Pasadena, CA
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Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Caltech (California) full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

Small college, top research, family environment, high professor to student ratio, affiliation with NASA-JPL, international students

Cons

No cons, studying here is a great experience and I love the research done by every group at Caltech

Other Employee Reviews for Caltech (California)

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Coffeehouse: the best student job on campus"

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    Former Employee - Coffeehouse Barista/Food Maker Extraordinaire in Pasadena, CA
    Former Employee - Coffeehouse Barista/Food Maker Extraordinaire in Pasadena, CA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Caltech (California) part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Free food and drinks (not that kind of drink) when you're on the job
    If it's a slow night you can get homework done during your shift

    Cons

    Every once in a while, you get stuck doing the dishes at the end of the night
    You have to deal with major ethical dilemmas when 18-year-old kids come in asking for six shots of espresso


  2. "Nice while it lasted"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Research Scientist in Pasadena, CA
    Former Employee - Research Scientist in Pasadena, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Caltech (California) full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Very nice campus, great benefits, quite a few interesting people around.

    Cons

    A bit too academical; after a while working at Caltech becomes a bit boring (this depends on a lab).

    Advice to Management

    Keep those donations flowing.


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