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Former Employee - Research Assistant in Medford, MA
Former Employee - Research Assistant in Medford, MA
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Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I worked at Tufts University full-time (More than a year)

Pros

great benefits, nice relaxing environment

Cons

low salary, very little choice for advancements

Other Employee Reviews for Tufts University

  1. "Research Assistant and Grad School at Tufts"

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    Current Employee - Research Associate in Medford, MA
    Current Employee - Research Associate in Medford, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Flexibility and fantastic learning environment

    Cons

    Can lack structure and must navigate politics


  2. "Non-profit university means you can do what's right instead of what's profitable, but very very slowly."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Medford, MA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Medford, MA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Generous hours and leave; 35 hour weeks, 4 weeks vacation, unlimited sick time.
    Stable employment.

    Cons

    Pay is not on par with commercial industry. Consensus and group-think drive decision making. Progress on any collaborative task is incredibly slow.

    Advice to Management

    Hire middle management that has commercial expertise; not primarily from other universities. Focus on actionable results that benefit the majority over 100% agreement.

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