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"post doctoral research, great place to do science"

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Current Employee - Postdoctoral Research Associate in Seattle, WA
Current Employee - Postdoctoral Research Associate in Seattle, WA
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Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center full-time (Less than a year)

Pros

Cutting edge research, excellent collaborative environment, professional and supportive admin staff, multicultural

Cons

not enough industrial contacts, transitionary support for students and post docs needs to be improved

Other Employee Reviews for Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

  1. "Great place for undergraduate research"

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    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Seattle, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great mentors, close ties with the university. Mentors have less various responsibilities and are usually more tied n with their labs.

    Cons

    Farther away than university labs

    Advice to Management

    Standard pay/funding for undergrads, even if it isn't a bunch. We do a whole bunch


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    "Great work/life balance, Management could improve"

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    Current Employee - Project Manager in Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Seattle, WA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Plushy offices - the offices are much better than some large companies like Amazon or Microsoft.
    Great work-life balance. If you want to come in late and leave early, no one will stop you. Great for people who are active; there's a lot of encouragement to commute by bicycle and general physical fitness, very appropriate for a cancer-prevention org. The people are generally well-educated and concerned about world issues.

    Cons

    Top management makes all the decisions. I'm in mar-com, and my team and I have to do a lot of education and training on what we do. While the management has slowly come to learn what is important, they still waste a lot of money on things they do not understand.

    Advice to Management

    Trust the experts in the field, rather than imposing your own biases.

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