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"Great career development"

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  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Postdoctoral Research Associate in Cambridge, MA
Current Employee - Postdoctoral Research Associate in Cambridge, MA
Recommends
Disapproves of CEO

Pros

1. publish papers
2. got visibility
3. good for international students/scholars if they want to move to USA (or back to be be a faculty member)
4. might be able to get a child who is born in the US (with US citizenship)
5. research work which is time consuming but not very stressful
6. establish good relationship with wide range of scholars

Cons

1. Not stable job so need to move to the formal position as soon as possible
2. work with students who might not be professional (neither hard worker)
3. Low salary
4. Low social state
5. No benefit package
6. No free insurance package
7. poor life style according to the relatively long working hours to take care expts/research issues
8. may lost your job/life after a few years of postdoc without finding a proper faculty position

Advice to Management

1. Good business to let the international scholars who like to be in the us to do the researches

Other Employee Reviews for MIT

  1. "Excellent people to work with. Decision making can be kind of slow."

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Cambridge, MA
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Cambridge, MA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Mature, dedicated atmosphere. Very helpful people.

    Cons

    Decisions can come about slowly... Must be the academic atmosphere!

    Advice to Management

    You guys do a great job!


  2. "OK"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Fellow in Cambridge, MA
    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Fellow in Cambridge, MA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Smart people
    High reputation in the all universities

    Cons

    work work work
    if you want to success, you have no weekend

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