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"Fantastic experience"

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  • Culture & Values
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  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Research Assistant
Former Employee - Research Assistant
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at Yale University part-time (More than a year)

Pros

Friendly people
Great location
Good food
Lots of research spending and new buildings

Cons

Crime makes stories, but otherwise pretty safe!

Advice to Management

Keep spending more on science research... it's one of Yale's great strengths!

Other Employee Reviews for Yale University

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Excellent but competitive research environment"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate Professor in New Haven, CT
    Current Employee - Associate Professor in New Haven, CT
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Yale University full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    -World-class research environment with state-of-the-art facilities
    -broad range of expertise across many different departments
    -University with International reputation
    -Reasonable teaching load

    Cons

    -Lack of mentoring structure for junior faculty
    -many senior faculty members are backward-looking
    -opaque promotion mechanisms
    -over 8 years, got no raise for several years and only 1-2% raise in all but one of the other years, when the raise was ~5%.

    Advice to Management

    Increase mentoring and progress of junior faculty


  2. "Pleasant"

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    Current Employee - Research Associate in New Haven, CT
    Current Employee - Research Associate in New Haven, CT
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Hires only very intelligent people; great monetary and non-monetary benefits

    Cons

    Poor living areas surrounding New Haven, CT

    Advice to Management

    Provide greater flexibility in employment options.

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