Compare University of British Columbia vs Simon Fraser University BETA

See how Simon Fraser University vs. University of British Columbia compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
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University of British Columbia

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 1189 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 432 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Work-life balance
4.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
University of British Columbia Ceo Arvind Gupta
86%
86%Arvind Gupta
CEO Approval
Simon Fraser University Ceo Andrew Petter
90%
90%Andrew Petter
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
89%
% Recommend to a friend
78%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
63%
Positive Business Outlook
55%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Graduate Research Assistant82 Salaries
CA$21,400/yr
Postdoctoral Fellow79 Salaries
CA$48,753/yr
PhD Student31 Salaries
CA$25,439/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Research Assistant27 Salaries
CA$22,179/yr
Postdoctoral Fellow18 Salaries
CA$47,861/yr
PhD Student8 Salaries
CA$24,617/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Beautiful campus"(in 99 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 93 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 32 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 31 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low salary"(in 28 reviews)
"No cons"(in 25 reviews)
Cons
"Low pay"(in 12 reviews)
"No cons"(in 12 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Researcher

I worked at University of British Columbia full-time for more than a year

Pros

Good pay, good benefits, lots of learning and professional opportunities, both vertically and horizontally. Work culture is great.

Cons

Could engage employees more in decision-making

Advice to Management

Keep doing the good work

Former Contractor - Graduate Teaching Assistant

I worked at Simon Fraser University for less than a year

Pros

Flexible working time, good work culture.

Cons

No Cons. Everything was almost perfect

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