Stanford University

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Former Employee - Graduate Student in Stanford, CA (US)
Former Employee - Graduate Student in Stanford, CA (US)

I worked at Stanford University full-time (more than 5 years)

Pros

being a graduate student at Stanford is nice because of the name recognition, beautiful surroundings, and collaborative atmosphere

Cons

working at stanford subjects one to really horrible traffic, even more horrible parking availability

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    Current Employee - Lecturer in Palo Alto, CA (US)
    Current Employee - Lecturer in Palo Alto, CA (US)

    I have been working at Stanford University as a contractor (less than an year)

    Pros

    great library collection,special collections in Green is outstanding, great and productive academic community, absolutely wonderful climate, good food, focus on research, many opportunities for research and academic career, international environment, fantastic outdoors - great fro hikers and swimmer,

    Cons

    high living costs, rents are very expensive

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    The value of Stanford's Graduate School

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    Former Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Stanford, CA (US)
    Former Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Stanford, CA (US)

    I worked at Stanford University full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Stanford is very well-connected. Being part of Stanford allows you to experience many interactions that are only possible in few places in the world. People takes your work more seriously, so cherish that opportunity and make the best of it.

    Cons

    With great power comes great responsibility. People here works hard, so you are expected to do the same. Prepare to do anything necessary to make your project a success.

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