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"Stanford is a great place to launch a career and is very friendly to foreigners with non-working spouses."

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Current Employee - Postdoctoral Scholar in Stanford, CA
Current Employee - Postdoctoral Scholar in Stanford, CA
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I have been working at Stanford University full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

Great non-working Spouse support, amazing networking opportunities, research is world-class

Cons

Living expenses in area outpace wage, not sustainable, administration staff is horrible

Other Employee Reviews for Stanford University

  1. "Great place to work at"

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    Current Employee - Postgraduate Student in Stanford, CA
    Current Employee - Postgraduate Student in Stanford, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Stanford University full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Smart people, famous professors, awesome facilities and endless opportunities

    Cons

    Unforgiving when it comes to meeting deadlines


  2. "Postdoctoral fellow"

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    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Scholar in Stanford, CA
    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Scholar in Stanford, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Stanford University full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Very cutting edge science, lots of seminars and talks from top scientist from the world, a lot of freedom to do research

    Cons

    Lacking of direction in most of the time, PI spent most of their time writing grants, most PI don't care much about your career path

    Advice to Management

    Make sure PIs help their postdoc's careers such as job search.

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