Best Places to Work in Academia: U.S. Rankings

Best Places to Work in Academia: U.S. Rankings No. 1 US: Fox Chase Cancer Center Courtesy of Paul Cohen At the Fox Chase Cancer Center, which ranked first in the United States in the "Best Places" survey, research is a team sport. "We all have a common mission and a common goal," says Erica Golemis, a principal investigator in the basic science division. "This is the most cooperative, interactive place." TOP 10 US RESEARCH INSTITUTIONS 1. Fox Chase Cancer Center (Philadelphia,

Maria Anderson
Oct 19, 2003

Best Places to Work in Academia: U.S. Rankings


No. 1 US: Fox Chase Cancer Center

Courtesy of Paul Cohen

At the Fox Chase Cancer Center, which ranked first in the United States in the "Best Places" survey, research is a team sport. "We all have a common mission and a common goal," says Erica Golemis, a principal investigator in the basic science division. "This is the most cooperative, interactive place."




TOP 10 US RESEARCH INSTITUTIONS

1. Fox Chase Cancer Center
(Philadelphia, Pa.)
2. Purdue University
(West Lafayette, Ind.)
3. Yale University
(New Haven, Conn.)
4. University of California (San Francisco)
5. University of Minnesota (St. Paul)
6. Cornell University
(Ithaca, NY)
7. National Cancer Institute
(Frederick, Md.)
8. Michigan State University
(Lansing)
9. University of Nebraska
(Lincoln)
10. University of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center
(Dallas)
 

Fox Chase in Philadelphia is one of the National Cancer Institutes' 39 designated comprehensive...

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