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"Fantastic opportunity to work with some of the fields best minds"

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Current Intern - Research Assistant in Los Angeles, CA
Current Intern - Research Assistant in Los Angeles, CA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I have been working at University of Southern California as an intern (Less than a year)

Pros

Got to work with some of the best professors in the field
Work on some innovative research projects
The experience working at USC will definitely help me get closer to a PhD

Cons

Construction can be annoying around campus
The weather is so nice all the time its hard to stay in and study when you can enjoy the women and weather of Southern California.

Other Employee Reviews for University of Southern California

  1. Helpful (2)

    "Great workplace environment"

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    Former Employee - Student Worker in Los Angeles, CA
    Former Employee - Student Worker in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at University of Southern California part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    -Great workplace environment (depending on what school you're working for)
    -Good benefits
    -Management is understanding

    Cons

    -Work can be tedious
    -Coworkers can, on occasion, be incompetent
    -Little room for growth/upward mobility

    Advice to Management

    -Provide more chances for employees to develop skills


  2. "USC experience: good if you are an employee, average if you are a post-doc on a fellowship"

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    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Fellow in East Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Fellow in East Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Southern California full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    -Good benefits: match 401K contribution, health care benefits options, strong alumni network, winter break vacation

    Cons

    -Private university: PIs do not have to pay post-docs NIH salary standard; lose employee benefits when your salary is paid from a fellowship (currently working to correct it).

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