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Georgia Tech Atlanta Reviews

Updated February 21, 2017
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  1. "Amazing Job and Pays Tuition and Even some benefits."

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    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Georgia Tech part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Being a GRA has great perks. The people I work with are great, but also it lightens the burden of tuition and the research is fulfilling.

    Cons

    The pay isn't the same as if I had gone to the workforce straight from ungrad but still livable


  2. "Great school to work for"

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    Current Employee - Researcher in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Researcher in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Georgia Tech full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great culture and atmosphere for research.

    Cons

    Can't really think of any.


  3. "Georgia Tech research experience"

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    Current Employee - Undergraduate Research Assistant in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Undergraduate Research Assistant in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Georgia Tech part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great, engaged faculty mentors; challenging and fun projects;

    Cons

    Project restrictions; time management; Hourly pay could be better


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  5. "Good place to work"

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    Current Employee - Student Assistant in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Student Assistant in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Georgia Tech part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    They're really flexible with hours for students, always reminding me that I'll welcome to shorten my hours in case working takes a toll on my studies

    Cons

    The work can be tedious, but you get paid so does it matter?


  6. "Graduate Teaching Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Graduate Teaching Assistant in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Graduate Teaching Assistant in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Georgia Tech (More than a year)

    Pros

    I got the tuition waiver

    Cons

    Maybe there will be some students who are really serious about their score.


  7. "Teaching Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Teaching Assistant in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Teaching Assistant in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Georgia Tech part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    It was a Great experience.

    Cons

    The salary was kind of low.


  8. "Grad Student"

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    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Georgia Tech part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Beautiful campus, attentive professors, exciting research

    Cons

    The traffic is really bad.


  9. "Lab Manager and Quality improvement Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Research Technologist/Lab Manager in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Research Technologist/Lab Manager in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Georgia Tech full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great hub of intellectuals. Strong academic work ethic. Very friendly environment. Respect for each other. Rank high in education and leadership.

    Great appreciation of what each other is doing. Great benefits all around.

    Cons

    Hard for me to say, I like to see the positive side of GA Tech.
    Lack of grant money

    Advice to Management

    Get more grants by stressing the academic achievements and the contribution of vital research and innovation to America and the world.
    Build new facilities to host more Labs and students.


  10. "PhD Candidate"

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    Current Employee - PhD Candidate in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - PhD Candidate in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Georgia Tech part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Nice environment; great resources and convenient traffic.

    Cons

    none. So far so good. I think this is one of the best place for graduate students.


  11. "highly depend on department"

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    Former Intern - Coop in Atlanta, GA
    Former Intern - Coop in Atlanta, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Georgia Tech as an intern (Less than a year)

    Pros

    close to campus so you don't need a car, don't have to pay medicare or SS tax, good salary

    Cons

    the experience will highly depend on your department, manager, and coworker. student tend to get to do mundane work, unless you are CS



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