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No ability to reward talent
Research Assistant (Current Employee) –  Sheffield25 October 2017
Fixed term contract work and fixed pay scales make for a very restrictive environment. An inability to reward talent and skills leads to these being lost to business where it can be appropriately recognised.
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Relaxed 'Uni' workstyle, work on novel areas
Cons
FTC and fixed pay scales
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Fun and innovative environment to work in
Research Assistance (Current Employee) –  Sheffield14 November 2016
Worked closely with process engineers and research scientists to gain operating experience and gathered preliminary results from the first period of testing
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Flexibility
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Low salary
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Interesting Research
Research Assistant (Former Employee) –  Sheffield, ENG7 July 2015
I was a research assistant working on secretion of lipoproteins from mammalian hepatocytes.I learned many techniques in the lab. This was very intersting research.
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Love to work in sheffield
Research assistant (Former Employee) –  Sheffield, ENG4 February 2015
Worked in Sheffield university for more than 10 years, and I loved it and enjoyed it.learned everything to do my current job.
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