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UCSD Moores Cancer Center Reviews

Updated Jul 8, 2019

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Pros
  • "Good pay and benefits for interims(in 4 reviews)

  • "great benefits, faculty housing is low cost and good quality(in 4 reviews)

Cons
  • "(in 2 reviews)

  • "No chance of moving up or get raises even if your education, skills, or experience go above the job required, no matter how lazy or how hard you work(in 2 reviews)

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  1. "UCSD"

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    Former Employee - Research Assistant 

    I worked at UCSD Moores Cancer Center part-time

    Pros

    great benefits, solid pay, good hours

    Cons

    competitive work environment-not for me

    UCSD Moores Cancer Center2019-07-08
  2. "Same As other California Research Institute"

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    Former Employee - Postdoctoral 
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    Positive Outlook

    I worked at UCSD Moores Cancer Center for more than a year

    Pros

    Great leader is always No 1 for the company and institute.

    Cons

    No Cons if you compare with other institute from middle or east parts. I worked for different research institute in Wisconsin.... I want to tell you, select California or Texas and work there for your whole life.

    UCSD Moores Cancer Center2019-02-04
  3. "A decent place to work"

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    Former Employee - Patient Access Representative in San Diego, CA
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    Positive Outlook

    I worked at UCSD Moores Cancer Center full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Fair management, mostly friendly staff, good benefits

    Cons

    the nurses were demanding and pretty unfriendly, poor middle management

    Advice to Management

    more team cohesion

    UCSD Moores Cancer Center2019-01-09
  4. "Pharmacist staff 2"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at UCSD Moores Cancer Center full-time

    Pros

    Benefits, health insurance, they offer pension

    Cons

    UC employees do not pay ca state disability tax and this negatively effects maternity leave benefits and pay

    UCSD Moores Cancer Center2018-12-19
  5. "Researcher"

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    Current Employee - Reseearcher in San Diego, CA
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    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at UCSD Moores Cancer Center for less than a year

    Pros

    You learn a lot of literature about biology.

    Cons

    It takes multiple months to learn what you will do for your research problem.

    UCSD Moores Cancer Center2018-11-25
  6. "Fellow"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
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    Positive Outlook

    I worked at UCSD Moores Cancer Center full-time

    Pros

    great benefits, faculty housing is low cost and good quality

    Cons

    high cost of living in general

    UCSD Moores Cancer Center2018-10-23
  7. "Project Scinetist"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at UCSD Moores Cancer Center full-time

    Pros

    networking, academic resources, core, location

    Cons

    bureaucracy, parking, benefits, dispersed campus

    UCSD Moores Cancer Center2018-10-23
  8. "Fantastic dynamic research environment"

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    Former Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in San Diego, CA
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at UCSD Moores Cancer Center full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great welcoming environment for junior researchers just starting on their journey. Senior scientists and doctors are willing to give you time, hear out your ideas and provide feedback where needed. Multiple weekly seminars that provide great opportunity to learn about new fields or deepen existing knowledge.

    Cons

    Poor options for food and poor accessibility.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the great work!

    UCSD Moores Cancer Center2018-08-23
  9. "Review"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
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    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at UCSD Moores Cancer Center full-time

    Pros

    cool place to work for

    Cons

    expensive food at the cafe

    UCSD Moores Cancer Center2018-08-05
  10. "Community health specialist"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Diego, CA
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    Positive Outlook

    I worked at UCSD Moores Cancer Center full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great benefits, retirement, PTO, holidays, super affordable health insurance/dental

    Cons

    Commute was horrible 3+ hrs a day, lack of guidance, lack of training,

    Advice to Management

    Support employee in a new position and provide more career training

    UCSD Moores Cancer Center2018-07-07
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