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Updated Jul 21, 2014

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3.9 18 reviews

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    Lovely

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsGreat benefits and opportunities for growth. Family-style community and great bosses.

    ConsI was underpaid for my experience so I'm unsure how they quantify your hourly rates.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

     

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    Data Analyst (Former Employee) San Diego, CA

    ProsDynamic Environment for who loves academia experience

    ConsSmall team to work with

    Advice to Senior ManagementNA

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    Fun environment with lots or learning

    Graduate Student (Former Employee) San Diego, CA

    ProsAcademic lab that will allow you to pursue your interests

    ConsThe pay is very low when compared to the industry

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    great working environment

    Clinical Research Coordinator (Current Employee) San Diego, CA

    Prosget to work on various interesting projects, cut-edge technology, nice coworker, kind of flexible working hours, can have some time for free research

    Conssalary increases very slow, promotion very slow

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Nice place to work

    Postdoctoral Fellow (Former Employee) La Jolla, CA

    Prosdiversity, start-of-art science and international working force

    Conslow salary, working condition and low patient volume

    Advice to Senior Managementimprove collaboration between basic and clinical research

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    nice people and good place to work

    Assistant Project Scientist (Current Employee) La Jolla, CA

    Prosthe general environment is good and people there are nice. the facility is advanced and their work-life balance is good. the campus is beautiful and is 5 min walk to beach.

    Consthe pay is not so good but it might is due to the whole industry. nevertheless you have to work really hard to get things published.

    Advice to Senior Managementnone

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    It has some great research groups doing translational research related to diseases such as cancer.

    Assistant Project Scientist (Current Employee) San Diego, CA

    ProsGreat place for getting clinical research experience

    ConsSalary can be made better

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

     

    a good place for a first job

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsIt is a clean and new building. Research and clinical staff are in touch with each other.

    ConsThe pay rate is low and working hours might be long.

     

    A very rewarding experience

    Research Assistant (Current Employee)

    ProsA very good institute. Energetic and smart people

    Consget really busy from time to time

    Advice to Senior Managementkeep on good work

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    An environment of innovative thinking and collaboration

    Nanotechnology Research Intern (Current Employee) La Jolla, CA

    Pros-Most researchers/scientists working there are more than willing to help with any questions/materials
    -The cancer center has a multitude of research equipment available for use (training is offered as well)
    -Clean environment

    Cons-Not all research equipment is up-to-date
    -Lacks a dining area/place to buy food (the cafe is not that great, but you can walk to the neighboring Thornton hospital and they have a quality cafeteria there)
    -Some lab/research areas are usually disorganized due to the volume of research materials/tools/reagents

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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