Medical Research Council Reviews

3.4
Rating Trends
Recommend to a friend
Approve of CEO
(no image)
Sir Leszek Borysiewicz
5 Ratings
  • a good place to get publications fast

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Post Doctoral Scientist in Dundee, OR
    Current Employee - Post Doctoral Scientist in Dundee, OR

    I have been working at Medical Research Council

    Pros

    very demanding environement but makes you progress in your career. Gets you publications, a good job and excellent recommendations to future employers.

    Cons

    A bit of a machine

    Advice to Management

    reward your employees.


Medical Research Council Interviews

Interview Experience

Interview Experience

66%
33%
0%

Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview

100%

Interview Difficulty

2.7
Average

Interview Difficulty

Hard

Average

Easy
  1.  

    Research Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online – interviewed at Medical Research Council.

    Interview

    Application was completed online and an invitation for interview sent by email. The interview was short focusing on technical skills required for the job as well as how you handle skill-related obstacles, manage time and how you handle conflict at work.

    Interview Questions

    • How would you handle a conflict with someone you're not getting along with?   1 Answer

Medical Research Council Awards & Accolades

Let us know if we're missing any workplace or industry recognition – Add an award

Additional Info

Unlock Profile
Website www.mrc.ac.uk
Headquarters London, United Kingdom
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Nonprofit Organization
Industry Biotech & Pharmaceuticals
Revenue $50 to $100 million (USD) per year
Competitors BioFocus DPI, BBI, Bionow

The Medical Research Council (MRC) is a not-for-profit UK government-financed organization that promotes and funds medical and other health-related research. Founded in 1913, MRC funding has been responsible for some of the biggest breakthroughs in life sciences, such as the purification of penicillin and the development of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) technology. The council's funding is distributed to researchers in universities, the National Health System, and MRC research centers. Current research priorities include AIDS, antibiotic resistance, the use of ... More

Work at Medical Research Council? Share Your Experiences

Medical Research Council

 
Click to Rate
or