University of Pennsylvania

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Former Employee - Research Technician in Philadelphia, PA (US)
Former Employee - Research Technician in Philadelphia, PA (US)

I worked at University of Pennsylvania full-time (more than 3 years)

Pros

Great benefits. Nice community. Lots of opportunities for career advancement. Salary increases as your advance in your career.

Cons

Low salary, since it is non profit, academic research, government grant funding. A lot of responsibilities for low wages.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Try to compensate better

Recommends
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Philadelphia, PA (US)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Philadelphia, PA (US)

    I have been working at University of Pennsylvania full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Stimulating environment, knowledgeable people, try to improve experience of patients and medical students (i work in Medical school), top-of-the-line expertise, fosters collaboration

    Cons

    Older colleagues may be stuck on certain ways, relatively slow to adapt to new ideas, bureaucracy like in most big institutions

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    be more flexible, get feedback from people under you and REALLY use it (not just to fill the paper)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
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    Quite educational

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    Former Employee - Lecturer in Philadelphia, PA (US)
    Former Employee - Lecturer in Philadelphia, PA (US)

    I worked at University of Pennsylvania part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    great co-workers
    having Upenn on resume is a huge plus

    Cons

    they depend on student evals to either keep your job or fire you...

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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