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"Great place to work for work-life balane"

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Palo Alto, CA
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Palo Alto, CA
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Pros

Lots of variety, work around smart people, beautiful campus, great benefits. Stanford cares about its employees, offering wellness opportunities, lots of transportation alternatives, expects that you have a life outside of work.

Cons

Non-profit employer, so lower pay and bonus opportunities. Consensus style management makes decision making a bit slower, although not impossible to get things done.

Other Employee Reviews for Stanford University

  1. "Great place"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Research Associate in Stanford, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Research Associate in Stanford, CA
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    You have flexible hours, scientific freedom, and are surrounded by some of the best scientists in the world.

    Cons

    It is very hard to get a permanent position as a PhD scientist (unless you are a prof), so think of it as a place to learn and then find somewhere else.


  2. "Great place to work"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Stanford, CA
    Former Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Stanford, CA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Beautiful campus, grad students are well paid, unparalleled access to equipment

    Cons

    It can be a high pressure environment, depending on which group you are in.

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