Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research

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Great learning experience with the best of the best in the field.

Current Employee - Undergraduate Research Student
Current Employee - Undergraduate Research Student

I have been working at Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research as an intern

Pros

Amazing and patient mentors to teach students like me from the very basics.
Great resources for learning and for work!
Staff are so nice and helpful. Always willing to lend a hand.

Cons

Bench space is limited! What is an office?
If you don't buy your media, beware of (somewhat infrequent) mishaps in the in-house media.

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    Top notch research environment and experience

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    Former Employee - Research Technician in Cambridge, MA
    Former Employee - Research Technician in Cambridge, MA

    I worked at Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    - access to seminars by leaders in the biomedical field
    - access to many of MIT's resources
    - competitive non-profit/academic salary
    - good funding in general allowing for latest research
    - make influential connections
    - great brand name to help continue in academia or industry

    Cons

    - sink or swim culture depending on your boss
    - HR not helpful with questions after i left the institute
    - sometimes long hours expected (nature of your project)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
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    A wonderful place to work

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    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Technician Level I in Cambridge, MA
    Current Employee - Technician Level I in Cambridge, MA

    I have been working at Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research

    Pros

    Very academic and collaborative
    Many difference technologies available and ready for use

    Cons

    No particular downsides to the Whitehead

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    Recommends
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