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"A place with lots of history and opportunity"

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Current Employee - Director of Technology
Current Employee - Director of Technology
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Pros

Most everyone is trying to make a difference towards the positive

Cons

Poor value management - on both people and material resources

Advice to Management

Get back to wanting and driving to be the best; don't just expect it happened because of previous success

Other Employee Reviews for University of California

  1. "Great scientific environment"

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    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Researcher in Santa Barbara, CA
    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Researcher in Santa Barbara, CA
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    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Great scientific environment, with a lot of top game scientist. The graduate students and postdocs are also of the highest quality. An open and friendly work environment, with a high degree of team spirit and team work. The technical facilities are of high quality. There is a good mix of different nationalities and a willingness to do interdisciplinary work. The variety of research makes it possible to broaden ones scientific horizon.

    Cons

    The universities has a lack of suitable workspace. The buildings are worn down. The credit crisis is working to increase this effect, maybe this will clear up along with the Californian economy.

    Advice to Management

    Prioritize the physical work environment, it seems like focus has to a high degree been on hiring high profile researchers and not providing a modern work environment


  2. "UC -- A Great Place to Work (at times)"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Web Manager
    Current Employee - Web Manager
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Benefits
    Retirement Package
    If you are lucky -- the product or service you perform

    Cons

    It is surprisingly bureaucratic and at some levels employees have the competence and energy of civil servants.

    Advice to Management

    Be more entrepreneurial

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