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"Excellent job, great resume builder"

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Former Employee - Research Associate in Cambridge, MA
Former Employee - Research Associate in Cambridge, MA
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Pros

Add meat to your resume. Excellent benefits. Numerous opportunities for professional development and continued education. The whole community is generally proud and happy working there.

Cons

High variance in experience across departments

Advice to Management

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Other Employee Reviews for MIT

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Poor supervision leads to low morale and poor performance"

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    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant II in Cambridge, MA
    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant II in Cambridge, MA
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Health and dental benefits, matching 401(k), pension plan, networking, employee activities committee, training, tuition reimbursement, location, discount T passes, discount parking, onsite day care, onsite recreational facilities, work-family life balance, credit union

    Cons

    Non union shop for clerical/administrative support, not for profit, non negotiable wages, hierarchical management, administrative red tape, non team based working environment

    Advice to Management

    MIT should establish a policy to allow a 360 degree review program for supervisors' and managers' performance. Supervisors and managers are responsible for effective and positive growth and development of their staff. Without feedback from staff, this cannot be attained.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Postdoc mit"

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    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Associate in Cambridge, MA
    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Associate in Cambridge, MA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    incredibly bright talented pool of scientists in one location. Great way to open new doors for the next job. Available training and assistance with tuition as a side benefit that should be used.

    Cons

    Highly competitive atmosphere, tend to isolate people due to competition Salary is paid monthly which is a huge issue among many.

    Advice to Management

    Postdocs are the least expensive pair of highly skilled hands in the lab. They should be treated with more respect and increase their salary above the poverty line.


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