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Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Reviews

Updated 1 Apr 2020

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4.1
78%
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Dana-Farber Cancer Institute President and CEO Laurie H. Glimcher (no image)
Laurie H. Glimcher
84 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great benefits and entry level vacation time(in 41 reviews)

  • "Nice people, inspiring mission, fair salary, good benefits(in 24 reviews)

Cons
  • "low pay, can get pidgeonholed in role(in 23 reviews)

  • "Commute can be a night mare, not a lot of room for growth in the institute(in 12 reviews)

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  1. "Lead Res Tech"

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    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

    Pros

    Exciting project, great team and great facilities

    Cons

    no cons as of now :)

    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute2017-02-20
  2. "Good work bakance"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute full-time

    Pros

    Better than the best

    Cons

    Salary hike is very average compare to other

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    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute2018-07-05
  3. "Good Environment"

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    Former Employee - Senior Clinical Research Coordinator in Boston, MA

    I worked at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute full-time

    Pros

    Good environment, you get great experience

    Cons

    Fast paced, culture depends on what disease group you're in

    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute2020-03-19
  4. "Low salary"

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    Former Employee - Scientist in Boston, MA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute full-time

    Pros

    Scientific research is world top

    Cons

    Low salary No annual bonus

    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute2020-04-01
  5. "Great place to work in Boston"

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    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Fellow 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great network, A lot support, Productive

    Cons

    Must be self motivated, You can get forgotten easily

    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute2020-03-25
  6. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Clinical Assistant 

    I have been working at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute part-time

    Pros

    support, organized, good pay, great patients

    Cons

    always busy, no parking,

    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute2020-03-07
  7. "--"

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    Current Employee - Assistant Director in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great mission, great people, competitive salary

    Cons

    A little slow to adapt to the 21st century in catering to employees needs such as a flexible / WFH schedule

    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute2020-03-21
  8. "not good for long term growth"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Boston, MA
    Recommends

    I have been working at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute full-time

    Pros

    flexible work time, nice colleges

    Cons

    limited growth, doing repeat work day by day

    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute2020-03-17
  9. "Ok"

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    Current Employee - New Patient Coordinator in Boston, MA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great benefits and entry level vacation time

    Cons

    Very difficult to move internally

    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute2020-03-15
  10. "Beautiful place to work"

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    Former Employee - Clinical Assistant in Boston, MA
    Recommends

    I worked at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    -Beautiful place, great hours, continuing education

    Cons

    Not much mobility to move up

    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute2020-03-14
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