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"great place to work"

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Former Intern - Intern in San Diego, CA
Former Intern - Intern in San Diego, CA
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No opinion of CEO

I worked at Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute as an intern (More than a year)

Pros

lax environment, close to beach, smart people, good food at cafeteria

Cons

politics can be a little weird

Advice to Management

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Other Employee Reviews for Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute

  1. "Multidisciplinary research with excellent infrastructure"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in La Jolla, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in La Jolla, CA
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    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Overall environment is friendly, cooperative and collaborative which makes it feasible to conduct multidisciplinary science. One of the strengths of SBMRI is its excellent core facilities including high throughput screening capabilities which enables academic researchers to do drug discovery.

    Cons

    Post-doc salaries are low considering high cost of living in San Diego-La Jolla area and are not increased as often as it should be. In spite of pursuing excellent research, the name of the institute is not well recognized as it has changed several times in last 10 years.

    Advice to Management

    It would be more efficient to retain the administrative staff who have been at the institute for a long time as they understand the system and functioning of the institute much better. Also, please do not change the name of the institute again.


  2. "Learned a lot but no place to advance."

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    Former Intern - Research Associate in La Jolla, CA
    Former Intern - Research Associate in La Jolla, CA

    I worked at Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute as an intern (More than a year)

    Pros

    Very helpful people. Learned a lot about the science.

    Cons

    No higher position to advance towards.


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