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"Work is frustrating, so you must be self-motivated to persevere"

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Current Employee - Graduate Student Researcher in Los Angeles, CA
Current Employee - Graduate Student Researcher in Los Angeles, CA
Recommends
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Top research institution. Major city with lots of things to do out of work. Good mentors. Good collaborative working environment. Great weather.

Cons

Very expensive city, especially the Westwood area. Traffic is horrible to get around anywhere. Research funding budgets are being slashed across the board.

Other Employee Reviews for UCLA

  1. "Its ok."

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Graduate Student in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Graduate Student in Los Angeles, CA
    Doesn't Recommend

    Pros

    The work is quite interesting depending on adviser. Lots of instrumentation available.

    Cons

    Pay is very poor. New graduate students get automatic raises, older students do not.


  2. "A good launchpad for future"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Graduate Student Researcher in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Graduate Student Researcher in Los Angeles, CA
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Enormous exposure, work with the cutting edge

    Cons

    Management is not transparent, UC systems are bankrupt

    Advice to Management

    Involve general members in decision making, there are no academics in the Regents


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