04.07.2011 02.Tammus, 5771
Weizmann rated best academic workplace outside US
The 150,000-square-meter leafy, landscaped campus in Rehovot scores high 'The Scientist' magazine’s annual survey.
The 150,000-square-meter leafy, landscaped campus of the Weizmann Institute of Science in Rehovot has again been named in The Scientistmagazine’s annual survey as the “best place to work in academia” outside the US.
The institute consistently appears among the top five international (non-US) institutions, and has been ranked first several times.
The Scientist survey is taken by thousands of researchers in institutions around the world, including Weizmann.
The institute’s overall score was in the 100th percentile, and scientists there rated the statement “My work gives me great personal satisfaction,” a 5 on a scale of 1 to 5….