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Great place to start an undergrad research

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Former Intern - Student Intern in La Jolla, CA
Former Intern - Student Intern in La Jolla, CA
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at The Scripps Research Institute as an intern (More than a year)

Pros

Great learning experience Flexible schedule to come in Paid internship Laid-back atmosphere Cool post-doc (depends on the lab)

Cons

Doesn't get any raise Tasks are very dependent on your post-doc (you can either learn a lot of great deals about their research, or just do some elementary experiment)

Other Employee Reviews for The Scripps Research Institute

  1. Architectural input to capital improvement projects.

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    Former Employee - Project Manager Architect in La Jolla, CA
    Former Employee - Project Manager Architect in La Jolla, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at The Scripps Research Institute full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Small company, good benefits, friendly atmosphere.

    Cons

    Limited budget for design oriented improvements. Cliquish, not open to change.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up with the world.


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    Fantastic place to do science

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    Current Employee - Professor in La Jolla, CA
    Current Employee - Professor in La Jolla, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The Scripps Research Institute full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great colleagues. The faculty, students, and postoctoral fellows are truly first rate. The infrastructure/ and facilities are also excellent.

    Cons

    The only downside is that it is a "soft money" institution, so the principal investigators need to spend much of their time writing grants. Another con is that only the NIH pays the full overhead on grants, so they are almost the sole source of grant funds.


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