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Updated January 17, 2018
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Université Pierre et Marie Curie Président Jean Chambaz
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  1. "Senior Administrative Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bellevue, WA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bellevue, WA
    Recommends

    Pros

    Being apart of the Volunteer Services Department team. I enjoyed helping in the growth of the department and working with students to place each in the appropriate positions.

    Cons

    Due to moving back to Seattle, WA; I was unable to continue a career working for UPMC.


  2. "Research Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Good learning experience, right in downtown Pittsburgh

    Cons

    Low pay, have to deal with traffic and paying for parking

    Advice to Management

    Allow workers to do their own research

  3. "Post doc"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Université Pierre et Marie Curie full-time

    Pros

    Good work culture and getting better

    Cons

    Not much money in academic research

    Advice to Management

    Get more money


  4. "UPMC _ Heart of Paris"

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    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Research Fellow
    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Research Fellow

    I have been working at Université Pierre et Marie Curie full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    UPMC is located right in the heart of the Paris city, its lively and social. Alazing place to grow professionally.

    Cons

    The institute IBPS is a baby at the moment and need to grow a lot to be compared with decent institutes like IGBMC or IJM

    Advice to Management

    Hire people for IBPS to make it flagship biological science institute


  5. "UPMC PhD Fellow"

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    Former Employee - Life Science Physicist in Barcelona (Spain)
    Former Employee - Life Science Physicist in Barcelona (Spain)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Université Pierre et Marie Curie full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Regular payment, 300 eur/month for 64h teaching /year

    Cons

    no cons in my opinion


  6. "PostDoc"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Université Pierre et Marie Curie full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Location, research freedom, university size

    Cons

    Bureaucracy, career development opportunities, salary


  7. "PhD student"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    The university offers a very professional research environment and the atmosphere between colleagues is very nice. The physics department has great labs.

    Cons

    Can't think of anything, except for the low salary in an expensive city.

  8. "Good place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    -good work/life balance
    -good salary
    -good science

    Cons

    -old Buildings
    -terrible administration
    -no carrer prospective


  9. "A good opportunity for a PostDoc"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Paris (France)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Paris (France)

    I have been working at Université Pierre et Marie Curie full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    It offers sufficient freedom in terms of research topics. Great working environment from both a professional and human perspective. The department is very strong in Math.

    Cons

    Salary is quite low compared to other places. It is not very international.

    Advice to Management

    I think they should invest more in Internationalization.


  10. "Wonderful place"

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    Former Employee - Intern in Paris (France)
    Former Employee - Intern in Paris (France)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    friendly atmosphere
    professional stuff
    apparatus available when needed
    supervisors always appreciate hard work
    free language courses

    Cons

    no cons at all, it is really enjoyable place.


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