Oxford University Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated Nov 22, 2021

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  • "good working environment and collegues(in 73 reviews)

  • "Fairly flexible working hours most of the time(in 49 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Salary not sufficient for the cost of living in Oxford(in 62 reviews)

  • "Sometimes long hours are ineviteble(in 45 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Operations

      Nov 22, 2021 - Operations Manager 
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      Pros

      Team were amazing to be with

      Cons

      The long hours and underpay

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great

      Oct 22, 2021 - Associate in London, England
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      Pros

      Great and really good fun

      Cons

      Bad as very long hours

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Postdoc oxford

      Oct 9, 2021 - Postdoctoral Researcher in Oxford, England
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      Pros

      Colaborations, money, infrastructures, networking, visibility

      Cons

      Low pay, long working hours,

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Great place to work

      Sep 2, 2021 - Research Assistant in Oxford, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Colleagues are great and supportive

      Cons

      Sometimes long hours are ineviteble

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    5. 2.0
      Former Employee

      Low pay for the hours required

      Jul 19, 2021 - Postdoctoral Researcher in Oxford, England
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      Pros

      Some flexibility in working times.

      Cons

      No career progression, low pay, long hours

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee

      great place to do world-class research

      Jun 21, 2021 - Researcher in Oxford, England
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      Pros

      excellent quality research and people to learn from

      Cons

      very competitive environment, long hours

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    7. 4.0
      Former Contractor

      Rewarding

      Jun 18, 2021 - Undergraduate Open Day Helper 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Nice to speak to and encourage prospective students

      Cons

      Can be long hours standing about

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Good place to work

      May 18, 2021 - Post Doctoral Fellow 
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      Pros

      intelligent collegues, ground breaking research

      Cons

      competitive environment, long working hours

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    9. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Fantastic people

      May 11, 2021 - Research Assistant in Oxford, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Interesting work Talented co-workers Good pension Good holidays

      Cons

      Long working hours / weekends Some supervisors can be difficult

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great place to work

      Apr 16, 2021 - Research Assistant in Oxford, England
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      Pros

      Great people, funding, support and networking

      Cons

      There are quite long hours

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