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University of Bristol Employee Reviews about "working environment"

Updated Jun 14, 2019

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University of Bristol CEO The Right Honourable the Baroness Hale of Richmond
The Right Honourable the Baroness Hale of Richmond
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  • "It's a great working environment and employers are treated fairly(in 20 reviews)

  • "flexible hours with good hourly rate easy to fit round studies(in 15 reviews)

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  1. "Inspire Mentor Programme"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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    I worked at University of Bristol part-time

    Pros

    Great Work Environment; Work with passionate people

    Cons

    There are no cons to this job.

    University of Bristol2019-03-04
  2. "PhD in Engineering"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Bristol full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good working environment, flexible timing. Support is available but needs to be discovered.

    Cons

    Not a structured environment. Great improvement over the last 4 years

    University of Bristol2018-10-15
  3. "Postdoctoral Researcher"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I have been working at University of Bristol full-time

      Pros

      A very good working environment with plenty of research seminars. Friendly staff.

      Cons

      I don't see any cons to being a postdoc in Bristol University.

      University of Bristol2018-08-15
    • "Good work environment"

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      Current Employee - Research Associate in Bristol, England
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      I have been working at University of Bristol full-time for less than a year

      Pros

      good work environment and campus

      Cons

      slow admin and slow finance work flow etc.

      University of Bristol2018-08-20
    • "Review of University of Bristol"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
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      Positive Outlook

      I worked at University of Bristol full-time

      Pros

      Interesting working environment Flexible working opportunities

      Cons

      Career progression not always obvious

      University of Bristol2018-02-16
    • "A nice working place in Bristol"

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      Current Employee - Postdoctoral Research Associate in Bristol, England

      I have been working at University of Bristol full-time for more than 3 years

      Pros

      Bristol is a very nice city and the University of Bristol has a very friendly working environment.

      Cons

      The building that I am working in is a little bit old (almost 20 years), so some minor problems have turn out and needed to be sorted.

      University of Bristol2017-06-25
    • "bristol"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

        I have been working at University of Bristol

        Pros

        good team and work environment

        Cons

        little progression and career development

        University of Bristol2017-06-02
      • "Great place to work!"

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        Former Employee - Senior Research Associate in Bristol, England

        I worked at University of Bristol full-time for more than 5 years

        Pros

        Working environment is very good. Staff and official are friendly and supportive and Bristol city itself is very cosmopolitan.

        Cons

        Very limited funding for non tenured staffs

        University of Bristol2017-03-21
      • "Good university to work for"

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        Current Employee - KTP Associate in Bristol, England
        Recommends
        Neutral Outlook
        No opinion of CEO

        I have been working at University of Bristol for less than a year

        Pros

        Work flexibility, Clear career progression, Friendly working environment, Nearby amenities and city centre

        Cons

        Little insight of challenges faced by increase in students

        Advice to Management

        Better recognition of teachers

        University of Bristol2017-03-14
      • "Postdoctoral Work"

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        Current Employee - Postdoctoral Research Fellow 
        Recommends

        I have been working at University of Bristol full-time for more than a year

        Pros

        Great Facilities, good working environment and awesome city to live in

        Cons

        Quite heavy paperwork for an academic laboratory (Risk assessment and COSSH forms for almost every reactions and reagents).

        University of Bristol2017-02-20
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