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Updated August 23, 2017
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Pros
  • Good work life balance -- so far management has been flexible about needing to attend to family issues (in 28 reviews)

  • UM offers great benefits to all of its employees along with a great work environment (in 54 reviews)

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  1. "Research Associate 1"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Miami, FL
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Miami, FL

    I worked at University of Miami full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great atmosphere and supportive environment.

    Cons

    Salaried employees in research are much overworked


  2. "Data Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at University of Miami full-time

    Pros

    Much to learn, involved in a variety of HIV studies

    Cons

    Little to-no advancement in my department

  3. "Research Coordinator"

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    Former Employee - Clinical Research Coordinator in Miami, FL
    Former Employee - Clinical Research Coordinator in Miami, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great atmosphere and cooperation with real professionals

    Cons

    Nothing really. My salary was not great.

    Advice to Management

    Better communication with new employees


  4. "Advisor"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at University of Miami full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Coworkers are great, benefits are decent ,great food options available on campus.

    Cons

    Traffic can get pretty hectic in Coral Gables, little room for internal growth.


  5. "Research Assitant"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at University of Miami full-time

    Pros

    Great talent to collaborate with

    Cons

    Benefits are not great, but are fair


  6. "brief review"

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    Current Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Current Intern - Anonymous Intern

    I have been working at University of Miami as an intern

    Pros

    High flexibility with schedule, as well as opportunities to learn

    Cons

    not the best structured program


  7. "Resident Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Resident Assistant
    Former Employee - Resident Assistant

    I worked at University of Miami part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great experience! Very diverse staff and inclusive environment.

    Cons

    University Bureaucracy can suck sometimes. A lot of unnecessary paperwork and hoops to jump through for the simplest tasks.

  8. "Graduate Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Graduate Assistant in Miami, FL
    Former Employee - Graduate Assistant in Miami, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at University of Miami part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good work environment with ample opportunity to collaborate with different faculty based on your own individual research interests.

    Cons

    Parking access can be expensive


  9. "Awesome to work for UM"

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

    I have been working at University of Miami full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    offers great benefits! the staff is great!

    Cons

    Vacation time, maternity leave


  10. "Student Job"

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    Former Employee - Student Assistant in Coral Gables, FL
    Former Employee - Student Assistant in Coral Gables, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at University of Miami part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Flexible hours and friendly management,

    Cons

    Pay could be a little more interesting and More opportunities of growth.


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