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I enjoyed working at MDACC

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Former Employee - Research Assistant II in Houston, TX
Former Employee - Research Assistant II in Houston, TX

I worked at MD Anderson Cancer Center full-time (more than 3 years)

Pros

Good place to be as a post baccalaureate

Cons

It is hard to get promoted in research.

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    Big institute, but very bureaucracy

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    Current Employee - Research Assistant II in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Research Assistant II in Houston, TX

    I have been working at MD Anderson Cancer Center full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    good work and life balance

    Cons

    compensation is less than the national level

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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    Amazing from the outside, insane from the inside.

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    Former Employee - Research Assistant I in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Research Assistant I in Houston, TX

    I worked at MD Anderson Cancer Center full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Doctors are all top notch, top of their field professionals.
    Benefits are great.
    Interaction with cancer patients (if in job description) can be a life changer.

    Cons

    With such top notch doctors, comes almost impossible demands.
    Excellent leadership in clinics and as managers is absolutely critical. In areas where there is subpar management, everyone really suffers.
    Not as quick promotion potential - everything takes a serious amount of time.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Don't just look at paper qualifications for managing positions. There is lots of talent at this place, though due to its massive size, it's hard to keep track of everyone's performance. A better system needs to be made for employee growth when constantly meeting or exceeding expectations. And harsher punishments need to be made for those that do not perform.

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