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Johns Hopkins University Reviews

Updated January 18, 2018
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Pros
  • good benefits and decent pay with a work-life balance (in 45 reviews)

  • great health insurance, great work environment (in 62 reviews)

Cons
  • Sometimes it can be stressful to maintain a work-life balance (in 22 reviews)

  • Low salary compared to industry (in 34 reviews)

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  1. "Stable yet stimulating community"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Johns Hopkins University full-time

    Pros

    Cutting-edge, world-renowned research university with all the accompanying resources (stellar faculty, beautiful campus, nice location, college events and activities). Great salary and benefits including tuition remission.

    Cons

    There's not really a downside.


  2. "Part time Android engineer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    great team, flexible time,

    Cons

    Actually there is no cons..

  3. "Research Fellow"

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    Current Employee - Research Fellow in Baltimore, MD
    Current Employee - Research Fellow in Baltimore, MD
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Johns Hopkins University full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    * Coworkers are friendly
    * Resources for research are abundant

    Cons

    * Salary is relatively low when comparing to same level positions in companies


  4. "Personal Trainer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Great interaction with different people

    Cons

    Nothing is a con for this job


  5. "teaching assistant"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Johns Hopkins University part-time

    Pros

    Smart people and welcoming environment

    Cons

    don't really focus on personal growth


  6. "Development Coordinator"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Johns Hopkins University full-time

    Pros

    Everything and everyone in the department is welcoming and willing to help each other out.

    Cons

    The starting salary is low


  7. "Student"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Johns Hopkins University full-time

    Pros

    Great environment for learning combining quantitative and qualitative areas

    Cons

    Bidding prices tend to be high

  8. "Data Analyst"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Johns Hopkins University part-time

    Pros

    Flexible hours, Friendly environment, Good location, School affiliation

    Cons

    Not much room for advancement


  9. "Research Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Johns Hopkins University part-time

    Pros

    Very interesting, progressive research opportunities to assist faculty and scholarly professionals for valuable career development experience. Pay is better than most research assistant positions, hours are flexible, and research center funds are willing to accommodate learning opportunities such as new software training.

    Cons

    None at this time right now.


  10. "Research Assistant Alongside World Class Professors"

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    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Baltimore, MD
    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Baltimore, MD
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Johns Hopkins University part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Smart, funny, professors are there for you to learn from
    amazing level of academia
    high level facilities and unlimited resources

    Cons

    takes some time to learn all the equipment and be allowed to research.


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