Stanford University
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www.stanford.edu Stanford, CA 5000+ Employees

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The good with the bad

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Stanford University

ProsStanford is a wonderful place with a million resources. I also met amazing, intelligent people, and found my life's passion.

ConsTenure professors can be extremely comfortable with their positions to care about what goes on in the lab. I had a terrible experiences because of bad management

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Stanford is HUGE. Your experience will depend on where you land.

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Stanford, CA (US)

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


Pros: As an institution, Stanford provides great perks. Decent benefits, although not all are fully covered and I've been spoiled at other jobs. Many opportunities for… Cons: I've heard many people complain that the pay is not competitive. Inequity across departments. Each department seems to be run like its own mini-business, and… Advice to Senior Management: Invest in manager training. Require more of it. Make sure managers know the laws that pertain to their specific department very well. The anti-harassment training… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Graduate school is not a real employer

Research Assistant (Current Employee)
Stanford, CA (US)

I have been working at Stanford University full-time for less than a year


Pros: It pays relatively well for a student compared with other places. It… Cons: The students life here is really competitive. A lot of… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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