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www.scripps.edu
La Jolla, CA
1001 to 5000 employees
1997
Nonprofit Organization
Business Services
$50 to $100 million (USD) per year
Battelle Memorial, SRI International, MITRE
The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) is a not-for profit organization that performs basic biomedical research in molecular and cellular biology, chemistry, immunology, neuroscience, disease, and vaccine development. TSRI receives the majority of its funding from federal ... Read more

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    Current Employee - Research Associate in La Jolla, CA
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    I have been working at The Scripps Research Institute full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Top research environment; Great communication opportunities; Nice support from Both national and industrial funding agencies.

    Cons

    Long work hours and low pay

    Advice to Management

    Pay more attention to the benefits of research associates.

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The Scripps Research Institute Interviews

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    Interview

    Very informal as it is a lab.
    They test to see capabilities and understanding of data entry and lab protocol. They asked what my goals were after graduating. They asked about my interests.

    Interview Questions

    • What relevant coursework was taken?   1 Answer
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The Scripps Research Institute Awards & Accolades

  • Top 15 Health Systems in the Nation, Truven Health Analytics, 2013
  • Top 100 Best Places to Work, Fortune, 2013
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