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University of California -Irvine Employer Reviews

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Execute projects and be a catalyst between project management and the laboratory staff to execute projects on time.
Postdoctoral Scholar and lab manager (Current Employee), Irvine, CAOctober 22, 2014
What I do at work: Set up animal Chronic kidney disease model; Serum and urine general biochemical assays; Western blot assay; Real-time PCR assays; Immunohistochemistry assay; Order for the lab; Lab safety supervision and representative.

My coworker: Graduate and undergraduate students, one nephrologist and several volunteers with M.D degree.

The – more... hardest part of the job: cooperate the team when the animal surgery is in the course.

The most enjoyable part of the job: to train the undergraduate and graduate students. – less
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PhD research at UCI
Graduate Student Researcher (Current Employee), Irvine, CAOctober 9, 2014
Pros: research
I was an exciting opportunity to work with one of the experts in the field. I gained extensive experience in research regarding kinematics of mechanisms and robotics.
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Love the company and the management
Fixed Assets Accountant (Former Employee), Fullerton, CASeptember 29, 2014
Pros: great benefits and salary
Cons: promotion is hard to get
Great company to work for... Hard to get in but do your best if you can get a job there.
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Good
Course Project (Former Employee), Irvine, CAJune 17, 2014
Good place to study and work.
It's nice I can pursue Master degree and now working here.
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Graduate Work
Graduate Student Researcher (Current Employee), Irvine, CAApril 27, 2014
Worked in a great lab (knowledgeable and engaging PI), but not the case with all labs. Be careful which lab you choose.
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Good place to work as a regular staff
Project Scientist (Current Employee), Irvine, CAApril 15, 2014
Pros: good location to live
Cons: postdoc is not fun, depends on the pi you work for
Good culture, fun to work, great co-workers,
Facilities for research are good
Fantastic networking opportunities
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wonderful training environment with great mentors
Fellow in Urogynecology (FMPRS) (Current Employee), Orange, CADecember 3, 2013
I feel fortunate to have trained at UC Irvine with the wonderful group of renound physicians both there and at Kaiser Permanente.
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Nice
Postdoctoral Research Fellow (Former Employee), Irvine, CADecember 1, 2013
Very challenging and competitive place for academic research
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Exciting and different
Assistant Director of Admissions (Current Employee), Irvine, CAOctober 9, 2013
Pros: location, benefits, and reputation
Cons: job security
It was a wonderful experience and would recommend it to anyone who is seeking a position in higher education.
Frequent travel meant many days of work in a row, but the results were worth it.
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Cutting edge research at Academic level
PhD Candidate (Current Employee), Irvine, CASeptember 30, 2013
Excellent University to conduct Biomedical research. Hours are determined by Principal investigator, but usually falls within 9am-5pm work schedules.
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Good place for graduate school
Graduate Research Assistant (Current Employee), Irvine, CAJuly 25, 2013
Pros: 72 degrees and sunny
Cons: orange county
When considering graduate programs, UCI has a lot to offer. The climate is great and the facilities are up to date and comfortable. Irvine is a very boring place to live, and a graduate student's stipend is very low compared with the surrounding areas.
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Passionate and engaged faculty and staff
Research Assistant (Former Employee), Irvine, CAJuly 21, 2013
Pros: events, comfortable environment
Cons: politics of the uc system
The Department of Art History at the University of California Irvine is dedicated to creating opportunities for students to use what they have learned outside of the classroom and to get to know the faculty and staff personally.
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Very open University environment
Graduate Student Researcher (Current Employee), Irvine, CAJune 26, 2013
UCI is a typical university as far as research and teaching go, but professors are very open to new ideas and accessible to any student
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Enthusiastic research staff and professors
Civil-Environmental Engineering PhD Candidate (Current Employee), Irvine, CAMay 13, 2013
Pros: broad research areas
Cons: little focus in engineering applications
The SPL laboratory at UC Irvine focuses on fundamental fluid mechanics associated with subsurface fluid processes. Experienced staff and enthusiastic research group members. Some ties and funding from industry.
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Very Friendly place.
Medical Records Clerk (Former Employee), Irvine, CAMarch 6, 2013
Pros: friendly atmosphere
Cons: nothing bad about them
Pull records file paper work got to listen to music. The day went by pretty fast when you work with people you enjoy spending time with. Best job i had.
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Fun & Exciting
Surgical Technologist - Internship (Former Employee), Orange, CAMarch 1, 2013
The Staff is great and everyone works as a team.
Breaks were always given in time.
The work environment made you feel comfortable and actually want to go and work!
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Amazing place to work.
Student Affairs Officer (Former Employee), Irvine, CAFebruary 22, 2013
I love my job at UCI and the management really took care of me.
My boss was so great to work with.
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I was drawn to working at The Univeristy of California at Irvine becuase of its dedication to research.
Staff Research Associate II (Former Employee), Irvine, CANovember 26, 2012
Pros: an admiriation for the staff that believed in the study and their dedication.
Cons: simply that it was brought to a close.
My education and professional experience prepared me for the phenomenal experience in research on human subjects, unfortunately the NIH determined that the feasibility of the study was suited better in a clinical setting (clinic or doctors office) and the NIH did not renew all 30 universities contracts.
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Great Job and Agency to work with.
Patient Services Coordinator (Former Employee), Orange, CAApril 4, 2012
It was a temp position due to budget cuts was not able to stay.