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"A good employer, if you have a good manager."

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Current Employee - Development Coordinator in Stanford, CA
Current Employee - Development Coordinator in Stanford, CA
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I have been working at Stanford University full-time (More than a year)

Pros

Lots of intelligent people, career development, perks

Cons

Low salary, bureaucratic, lots of difficult personalities and egos

Other Employee Reviews for Stanford University

  1. "Excellent opportunities and support for furthering scientific research"

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    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Fellow in Palo Alto, CA
    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Fellow in Palo Alto, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Stanford University full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Opportunity to lead innovation; Freedom and support to develop own projects; Excellent training for furthering research skills and ideas; Didactic components useful for scientific development

    Cons

    The high impact nature of the Stanford environment is at times stressful and requires long hours to complete targeted projects


  2. "Brilliant Type-A people, gorgeous campus, pervasive sense of entitlement"

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    Current Employee - Medical Simulationist in Palo Alto, CA
    Current Employee - Medical Simulationist in Palo Alto, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Stanford University full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Brilliant faculty, beautiful surroundings, name recognition. Great benefits for transportation and health. Great fitness and education programs, if you have time to use them. Gorgeous campus.
    Excellent networking opportunities.

    Cons

    Little advancement opportunity for non-physicians. Salaries far below market for comparable positions. Poor work-life balance. Vanilla environment. Many programs are more hype than substance. Satisfaction totally depends on department and supervisor- some are great, some are less than great.

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