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"Not bad as a research assistant"

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Current Employee - Research Assistant in Ottawa, ON (Canada)
Current Employee - Research Assistant in Ottawa, ON (Canada)
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Positive Outlook
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I have been working at University of Ottawa full-time (More than a year)

Pros

Get salary which can cover the tuition. Get experience in academic and building networks. Have a good life as a student.

Cons

cost 2 years to get a degree. Salary is relatively law. Depends on your supervisor.

Other Employee Reviews for University of Ottawa

  1. "Good Job Experience"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Ottawa, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Ottawa, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    This place offers easy / flexible hours. It has excellent support system. As a researcher you have the flexibility to do your own things and you are encouraged for it
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    Cons

    Unfortunately, sometimes due to lack of self-motivation you can easily get behind in your projects / work as the management is not keeping weekly tabs on you.

    Advice to Management

    Please stay close to the researchers - give them free reign but also have at least weekly meetings if not daily ones


  2. "Long hours, little money"

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    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Fellow in Ottawa, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Fellow in Ottawa, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    People are friendly to work with.

    Cons

    Parking is expensive and not included in salary.
    No advancement possibilities unless you are bilingual

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