Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen)

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Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) Reviews

Updated August 5, 2014
Updated August 5, 2014
7 Reviews
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7 Reviews
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Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) President and Research Director Jeffrey M. Trent
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  1.  

    Great place to learn!

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    Current Employee - Research Associate II in Phoenix, AZ
    Current Employee - Research Associate II in Phoenix, AZ

    I have been working at Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    benefits, high quality of training and opportunity of working in cutting-edge technologies and translational aspects related to diseases like Cancer.

    Cons

    professional progression can be determine by funding.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Excellent work environment!

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    Former Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Scottsdale, AZ
    Former Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Scottsdale, AZ

    I worked at Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Co-operative colleagues, good resources. People working on interesting Biomedical problems.

    Cons

    Non-profit institution and therefore more challenging to acquire funding.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    TGen

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen)

    Pros

    Excellent place to work on cutting edge technology

    Cons

    None I can think of

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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  5.  

    Its been good

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    Current Employee - Rsereach Associate in Phoenix, AZ
    Current Employee - Rsereach Associate in Phoenix, AZ

    I have been working at Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Great work life balance. Occupies a niche position in genomics.

    Cons

    AZ is not a great [place for biotech and there's little room for growth unless you're moving elsewhere

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Letting go of labs that cannot bring in money makes other employees wary

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    One of the best places to work

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Grant Program Manager in Phoenix, AZ
    Current Employee - Grant Program Manager in Phoenix, AZ

    I have been working at Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Culture is very family friendly. Promotion of work/life balance is extraordinary.Compensation is very competitive.

    Cons

    Company is small so not very much room for growth.

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    N/A

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  7.  

    Very nimble and dynamic research institute focusing on translational research

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) full-time

    Pros

    This is very dynamic and nimble place but very focused on bringing in transitional benefits to patients. All communication is dynamic and well received in most cases. Tons of talents under its roof.

    Cons

    Relatively small place completing with many larger and very competitive research institutes like Broad and Scripps.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Need to improve career path for post doctoral fellows.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Amazing company

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Research Associate I in Phoenix, AZ
    Current Employee - Research Associate I in Phoenix, AZ

    I have been working at Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) full-time

    Pros

    Great people, great atmosphere, up-to-date equipment, and adequate compensation, plus lots of opportunities for career advancement and additional education. What more could you want?

    Cons

    No covered parking; otherwise no complaints

    Approves of CEO

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