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Cape Peninsula University of Technology Employee Reviews for Research Assistant

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Research Assistant7 reviews
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South Africa7 reviews
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5,0
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my job as research it was quite interesting because you deal with different kind of people on daily basis and give me exposure on academic writing and your findings must be accurate and working with different management can be hectic because the is to much accountability but interacting with people is the most part i enjoy it
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flex hours
Cons
alot of pressure
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4,0
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I had to work with different people.. Knowing that the project I am doing is playing a big role on water resources and towards food security makes it very interesting. As we are advising water conservation for smallholder farmers
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5,0
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Its busy day never a dull moment especial when student are busy writing,do assignment. Every day you get to learn a new thing
You become self-aware,work your own belief, values and personal biases
Pros
Well Organisation
Cons
Take to long to be permanent if you working on part-time basis
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4,0
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I learnt a lot from the team. from microbial work which is out of my field of study. This was a great learning curve and I gained new skills out of my field. there's a great work culture because all projects interconnect. It is a diverse and vibrant working space.
Pros
accessibility of latest equipment and technology
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3,0
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I have gained practical research experiance from the institution. It also assisted in understaning the relationship between various institutions and the need for collabortaion in environmental related matters.
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Most work as routine task and everyday you learn new things if you read through the academic articles especially in research.
Pros
Free printing
Cons
Long hours of work
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5,0
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The times are flexible seen that I am still studying
I learned how to manage time

My supervisor is very understanding and accomodating
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