The University of Hong Kong 香港大學
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My position as a designer but my job duties are more than a designer. From design to product development and project management. Over a year, I built up a strong connection and met lot of friend and students.
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Exciting and professional

It's a great place to work. It's an academic environment so you must be ready to engage in personal development activities. Knowledge of software and data analysis packages will be an added advantage.
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Productive workplace

Productive workplaceexcellent managementresponsibleenjoyableorderedpunctuateequipped with good facilitieslabselectron microscopesgood supervisor
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Laboratory Technician

Depends on the department, task and roles could be different. And it is affected by many reasons. Basically handling clerical work, laboratory stuff and recruiting sometimes. However, very frequent late payment for travel expenses.
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High academia organization

Being the research assistant of the faculty of business and economics of HKU is definitely the best research period i have had so far during my academic path. the PhD there are fully supportive and all the professor are the top leaders and thinker of the asian university, so you could easily find any peer who are familiar with your research interests and professionals


the culture and the development potential
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Poor Senior RA

No organisation, long working hour, still use handwriting in this century.....




Low income
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it ok its a hospital work hard dangous good place nice views no windows they paid for late night transport and meals long hours do not want to answer
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Depends on for whom you work

The work depends on the team and the actual supervisor. In my case, there has been a lot of flexibility in performing job tasks which is an advantage. However, there have been many stressful periods during peak months and there is no back-up/buddy system so there can be a lot of pressure in case a person falls sick, etc. Also, holidays can be mostly taken when there are no classes which might not be convenient.
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Good working environment

- Busy working environment, many deadlines to catch up, plus ac hoc duties. - Working with pleasure, professional colleagues. - Team work is required. - Staff are expectedly to learn fast, to work proactively
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Independent Environment

Working at the university has various portals and networking routes opened to a young employer, but it makes it difficult to find out a clear career path.
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Efficient workplace

The University of Hong Kong is one of the Asia's most prestigious universities. The working pace in Public Health can be fast as we have to respond to the outbreak of the potential diseases in Hong Kong and China. Self-independent and high cooperative skills are needed to work here in order to react with any of the changing environment.
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Internship working as student research assistant

• Maintained controlled substances records of laboratory animals. • Monitored laboratory animals with designed diets for variables control. • Collected sample from laboratory animals through dissection, blood glucose test and body fat instrument. • Reviewed data from laboratory findings based on tests result. • Conducted food labelling through online system - FoodSwitch.


Flexible working hours
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It is a part time job; the money just enough for living but so relaxed. Very simple and easy job but not too many skills required. Only work for money.




Nothing to learn
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very good, usually enjoy every job nature with every colleagues, the culture is however can be improved by the institution as to facilitate every job position
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Fun Workplace with Helpful Workmates

It was a relatively harmonic workplace, with good amount of learning opportunities. Hardest part of the job was when there are too many colleagues sometimes it's hard to come to a mutual agreement.


Good work-life balance


No free lunches
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Good Working environment

5 days work, close relationship in team,many chances are given to you as you can handle a lot of big-scale project on VR developement with varies of company and organization. The hardest part of the job is lack of human resource and specialists, so you will have to handle many projects at the same time with a very tight schedule. As the team is small, everyone is busy, you probably cannot find a mentor or getting advice immediately, but it is good for your self-learning process. Good Welfare free doctor consultation with pills and free dental service; Free sport centre with swimming pool


Flexible working hours, Good Colleague Relationship, Lot of opportunities to work with different projects and exhibitions


Lower Salary than Other Private Commercial Company, Poor management on projects schedule
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learnt new techniques in the research facility, friendly research assistants just wished the internship was longer

learned new techniques in the research facility friendly research assistants. the laboratory was very advanced in technology and techniques. it would have been wonderful if the internship was extended for a longer period of time.
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Intensive learning

Reference latest paper in AI Implement the artificial neural network's architecture The culture is Work hard Demo the algorithm's performance to the user is most enjoyable.


Free sport facility


Intensive working load
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Research work

Laboratory work is quite challenging Good working environment and job training since educational institute area Job learning on new technology Good place to work especially young generation


Stable job


little chance to promote
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Empresa dinámica y bien organizada.

Gran aprendizaje en bioinformática y buen ambiente de trabajo.
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Depends a lot on your boss

Whether or not it is a good working experience, it depends mostly on the hiring person. In general, I was lucky and my boss is reasonable, and working hour is flexible. However, admin and HR can be rather inefficient, especially when it comes to paperwork and claimant.
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4.0 out of 5 stars for Work/Life Balance
3.8 out of 5 stars for Salary/Benefits
3.6 out of 5 stars for Job Security/Advancement
3.5 out of 5 stars for Management
3.6 out of 5 stars for Culture

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