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Graduate Research Assistant at North Dakota State University
in Fargo, ND

What do you like about working at North Dakota State University?

"Drive for innovation, exciting opportunities, diverse environment and brilliant professionals."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Good experience in computational methods must reflect in your resume."

What don't you like about working at North Dakota State University?

"Lack of funding opportunities, there should be more emphasis in brining in grant money."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"The university should fucus more in writing independent grants to improve the research fecilities."

Person You Work For 3 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Graduate Research Assistant at University of Toledo
in Toledo, OH

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"I got the opportunity to work with some of the best minds in the industry"

What do you like about working at University of Toledo?

"I amount of things I was able to learn and take away from the University"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be the best student you can be! It is of great value if students have highest educational credentials to qualify for the high quality educational and work experience this University offers."

What don't you like about working at University of Toledo?

"Perhaps offering Graduate Assistants more real-time practical work experience with local businesses."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"To have a more collaborative, open and less-formal work environment. Such a work atmosphere is bound to generate creativity and work harmony."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Graduate Research Assistant at Texas A&M University
in College Station, TX

What do you like about working at Texas A&M University?

"I can learn a lot about mechanical engineering and become professional."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Great place to learn new things and it is a good preparation for future career."

What don't you like about working at Texas A&M University?

"Sometimes it is very stressful for me to write so many reports, which I think many of them are not necessary."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I think the sponsor should require less reports so that employees can focus on working other than writing."

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Graduate Research Assistant at University of Illinois at Chicago
in Champaign, IL

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"It was a constant learning experience, I gained invaluable skills."

What do you like about working at University of Illinois at Chicago?

"Open environment, challenging tasks, collaborative working in a team and discussing ideas, and growth for company and individual."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Just one which I consider for myself too is to ready to accept challenges."

What don't you like about working at University of Illinois at Chicago?

"Closed organization, not open to discuss on new ideas to other."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"To be open to incorporate innovative solutions from employees for the growth."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Graduate Research Assistant at Southern Illinois University
in Carbondale, IL
Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Graduate Research Assistant at Rice University
in Houston, TX

What do you like about working at Rice University?

"The ability of doing the research you enjoy freely. Working with other talented people in my study area."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"If you want to go to graduate school, your resume should focus on educational background. You also need a decent GRE score."

What don't you like about working at Rice University?

"We are graduate students, so the salary and benefit is not good!"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"To increase the salary of graduate students. Provide better housing options."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Graduate Research Assistant at Tissue Optical Spectroscopy Laboratory
in Durham, NC

What do you like about working at Tissue Optical Spectroscopy Laboratory?

"Autonomy in doing research without a principal investigator micro-managing every step"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"It's graduate school, so if you get to the interview stage, you're already in."

What don't you like about working at Tissue Optical Spectroscopy Laboratory?

"Sometimes my principal investigator (thesis advisor) was unavailable to meet with me for important discussions"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"In an environment where the scientific principles are related to some of the administrative decisions, those administrative decisions cannot be delegated to staff members who do not know the science."

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 2 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Graduate Research Assistant at Oregon State University
in Corvallis, OR

What do you like about working at Oregon State University?

"Free academic environment, great campus and wonderful boss and co-workers"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"These are good people and great research opportunity. Go for it."

What don't you like about working at Oregon State University?

"the town is not exactly new york city - too small for me!"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Weekly briefings should really be brief for us instead of 10 hours long"

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 1 / 5 Growth Opportunities 1 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Graduate Research Assistant at Louisiana State University
in Baton Rouge, LA

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"Professional, but boss pushes too much."

What do you like about working at Louisiana State University?

"Get professional instructions and support, coworkers are nice and helpful."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Firstly, should have good TOEFL ibt and GRE score, follow the working schedule."

What don't you like about working at Louisiana State University?

"Rigid work schedule, not enough relax time. Sometimes, the equipment is not advanced enough to satisfy specific research goals."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Improve lab equipment and facility condition, try to provide more relaxed working condition."

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Graduate Research Assistant at Wright State University
in Dayton, OH

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"Experienced in control and diagnosis of electrical systems"

What do you like about working at Wright State University?

"Learning new knowledge, making lots of friends, getting myself growing everyday."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be honest, and prepair well for the problem in the interview"

What don't you like about working at Wright State University?

"Sometimes, you do not have a suitable colleague to discuss problems."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"He is actually a very nice man, I do not have any suggestion."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Graduate Research Assistant at University of Pittsburgh
in Pittsburgh, PA

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"A great opportunity to learn new knowledge and many hands on experiences."

What do you like about working at University of Pittsburgh?

"Learning new knowledge, working with many talented persons, and many opportunities to know different cultures."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Express the best side of a person, and most importantly, be confident of yourself."

What don't you like about working at University of Pittsburgh?

"Long working hours make me exhausted, noisy because of high people sensitivity."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Take everyone's suggestions and discuss with more peers in order to take care of everything."

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 1 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Graduate Research Assistant at University of California
in Berkeley, CA

What do you like about working at University of California?

"Excellent co-workers, nice campus, and many resources to do research."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Have good communication skills and a great research project for the future"

What don't you like about working at University of California?

"Lack of integration of important information needed to survive in a competitive environment."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Improve the overall integration of information, and upgrade the front-end application needed to discover it."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Graduate Research Assistant at Texas Woman's University
in Denton, TX

What do you like about working at Texas Woman's University?

"work excitement, good working skills, interest in research and development."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"easy going, hard working, problem solving, decision making are qualities for good chemists."

What don't you like about working at Texas Woman's University?

"nothing as of now, but good team would be a great thing."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"good and friendly management would be good, good managing skills is a plus."

Person You Work For 3 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Graduate Research Assistant at University of Dayton
in Dayton, OH

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"Excellent experience builder have a thesis experiment and junior project"

What do you like about working at University of Dayton?

"The learning experiences that were available from everyone in the company."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Understand that you would be expected to work almost completely independent."

What don't you like about working at University of Dayton?

"The slower pace was a concern in the group that I worked with."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Be involved in the projects that you lead so understanding is not so difficult."

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Graduate Research Assistant at University of Alabama
in Huntsville, AL

What do you like about working at University of Alabama?

"opportunity to work with different technologies and work as in team."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Need to know about Javascript, jQuery, drupal and must be able to pickup new language very quick."

What don't you like about working at University of Alabama?

"It's very hard to manage time both for work and study"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Management is pretty good in terms of handling basic problems."

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
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