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"Research Assistant"

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Current Employee - Research Assistant in Waterville, ME
Current Employee - Research Assistant in Waterville, ME
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I have been working at Colby College part-time (Less than a year)

Pros

Very interesting work, great experiences with professors, and it is a great research opportunity to work on honing ones writings and research skills.

Cons

Short term employment and you have to be working on the campus.

Other Employee Reviews for Colby College

  1. Helpful (1)

    "ES Research Assistant - Flexibility"

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    Former Employee - Research Assistant in Waterville, ME
    Former Employee - Research Assistant in Waterville, ME
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Colby College full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Strong funding from ES Program
    Flexibility
    Many resources at your disposal. The program has in excess of two boats, two properties on two separate lakes, and funding for driving and equipment

    Cons

    Pay isn't great
    Some of the work is repetitive

    Advice to Management

    Could use stronger communication between management and research team in terms of project direction and execution.


  2. "Working at Colby as a student is a great gig."

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    Current Employee - Lifeguard in Waterville, ME
    Current Employee - Lifeguard in Waterville, ME
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    At some jobs you can study while you work. Getting a paycheck as a student is always nice, and on occasion is a way to make friends.

    Cons

    Sometimes you can get roped into shifts that stink. It can at times be difficult to change shifts.

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