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LSE Research Officer Reviews

Updated 6 Jul 2019

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  1. "Excellent"

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    Former Employee - Research Officer 

    I worked at LSE full-time

    Pros

    Friendly, supportive, realistic, diversity, inclusive

    Cons

    no cons, perhaps more advice for early career researchers will be helpful

    LSE2019-07-06
  2. "Good place to work"

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    Current Employee - Research Officer in London, England

    I have been working at LSE part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Excellent reputation globally. My manager was very understanding when I needed time to work flexibly and remotely.

    Cons

    Didn't get an office - stuck in a noisy open area.

    LSE2017-03-07
  3. "Good working conditions"

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    Current Employee - Research Officer in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at LSE for less than a year

    Pros

    Work-life balance is good Flexibility: can work from home Nice, helpful, clever people Stimulating environment

    Cons

    Money-could earn much more in private sector People are sometimes too pushy re. career progression i.e. not everybody wants to climb the ladder

    LSE2014-06-28
  4. "Fantastic place to work"

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    Current Employee - Research Officer in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at LSE full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    High talented colleagues, sufficient support, art-of-the-state facilities and productive work teams

    Cons

    Short of staff in certain administrative divisions

    Advice to Management

    Hiring more administrative staff to improve the capacity and efficiency of support provided to students and academic staff.

    LSE2013-06-01
  5. "Research employee review"

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    Current Employee - Research Officer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at LSE

    Pros

    Brilliant, stimulating work. Awesome people who are driven.

    Cons

    Unresponsive HR communication. Contract renewal also needed a lot of hoops documents.

    LSE2017-04-06
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