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The University of North Carolina System Research Assistant Reviews

Updated 20 Aug 2019

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  1. "UNC School of Medicine"

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    Current Employee - Social/Clinical Research Assistant in Chapel Hill, NC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at The University of North Carolina System full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    The process from interview to first day was quick

    Cons

    Waited for a month and a half for my project to begin

    The University of North Carolina System2018-08-14
  2. "Good place to start"

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    Former Employee - Research Assistant 

    I worked at The University of North Carolina System full-time

    Pros

    Obtained a great foundation of clinical research.

    Cons

    No room for advancement

    The University of North Carolina System2019-08-20
  3. "The people are nice but the work is basically administrative"

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    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Chapel Hill, NC

    I have been working at The University of North Carolina System part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    decent pay, nice people, good area

    Cons

    boring work parking is a nightmare

    The University of North Carolina System2019-03-27
  4. "Student"

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    Former Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Chapel Hill, NC

    I worked at The University of North Carolina System full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great school, great academic resources, very intellectually stimulating, promotes positive growth

    Cons

    encountered racism from residents living nearby...

    The University of North Carolina System2018-09-15
  5. "Graduate student"

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    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at The University of North Carolina System part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good benefits. Allows for a flexible schedule

    Cons

    Salary is low from department to department

    The University of North Carolina System2018-02-09
  6. "Good graduate research program"

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    Former Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Chapel Hill, NC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at The University of North Carolina System full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Highly collaborative and cooperative environment.

    Cons

    Uncertain financial situation as state funds are jeopardized.

    The University of North Carolina System2018-02-20
  7. "Good place"

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    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Chapel Hill, NC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The University of North Carolina System part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    I worked as a graduate research assistant and benefit a lot from the academic environment in there

    Cons

    Location is restricted not very open to industry

    The University of North Carolina System2017-08-23
  8. "Research Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Charlotte, NC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at The University of North Carolina System part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Nice building Nice Campus A lot of free time

    Cons

    Very expensive Very high university fees Very expensive parking fees Mediocre management

    The University of North Carolina System2017-05-11
  9. "Research Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Charlotte, NC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at The University of North Carolina System part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Nice Campuce Good research environment nice weather

    Cons

    P.h.D Students pay to study even with scholarship Students salaries did not increase for the last 4 years although fees and cost of life are increasing It cost more to park on campus than to park uptown charlotte

    Advice to Management

    Value a little better your P.h.D Students.

    The University of North Carolina System2017-04-11
  10. "Graduate Research Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Chapel Hill, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The University of North Carolina System part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Positive learning environment, great support of advisor

    Cons

    little opportunity to negotiate salary

    The University of North Carolina System2017-04-04
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