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"High tech facilities with helpful service staffs"

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Current Employee - Research Fellow in Singapore (Singapore)
Current Employee - Research Fellow in Singapore (Singapore)
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Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I have been working at National University of Singapore full-time (More than a year)

Pros

State of the art facilities
Great subscription to journals facilitating research

Cons

Administration too rigid particularly with salary issues
Too few interactions between research staffs funded by grants with other staffs
Overcrowding in laboratory

Other Employee Reviews for National University of Singapore

  1. "Working at NUS as an Research Institute"

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    Former Employee - Graduate Research Assistant
    Former Employee - Graduate Research Assistant
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good medical coverage, nice colleagues and highly affordable food / housing for staff. Competent colleagues who are able to provide high quality feedback in improving your work.

    Cons

    Restrictive requirements on journal publications. Should allow all major top tier journals to be accepted into consideration for tenure-ship and promotion. More generous research grant would also be appreciated.


  2. "Good environment, helpful staff"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Laboratory Executive in Singapore (Singapore)
    Current Employee - Laboratory Executive in Singapore (Singapore)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at National University of Singapore full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Long annual leave (starting from 18 days);
    Good working and recreational environment (near-free access to sports facilities, library),
    Good and cheap food,
    traffic is convenient with the new opening of Kent Ridge MRT station.

    Cons

    Lower salary comparing to industry

    Advice to Management

    Look into housing options for NUS staff and part-time students, make it more flexible. For example, giving part-time students the option to stay on campus so that they can save time on traffic.

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