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The Fred Hutch mission to eliminate cancer and related diseases is shared by everyone who works here — more than 3,000 people in all, including scientists, research fellows, administrators and support staff. Our faculty and staff also share a commitment to fostering a work environment that values collaboration, mentorship, diversity and inclusion.

Outside of our Seattle headquarters, our state-of-the-art facilities in Kampala, Uganda, and Cape Town, South Africa, allow us to translate more than four decades of scientific exploration into new prevention and treatment strategies that can have global impact. 

Fred Hutch was named one of America’s best mid-size employers by Forbes magazine in 2018. We offer competitive salaries, generous benefits and the opportunity to be part of an organization that is committed to making a difference.

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Dr. Larry Corey, left, speaks with Kurt Diem in the Corey Lab at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Faculty Careers

Join our more than 235 world-renowned faculty who are dedicated to scientific excellence, collaboration, openness and innovation.

Faculty Openings
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Staff Careers

Our staff are crucial to our mission of advancing breakthroughs and saving lives. Explore opportunites across many professions.

Staff Openings
A postdoctoral fellow works in the Jerome Lab on the Fred Hutch campus

Postdoctoral Fellowships

A postdoctoral fellowship offers the opportunity to work on the cutting edge of biomedical research on one of our 140 faculty-led research teams.

Postdoc Openings
Summer High School Internship Program and the Pathways Undergraduate Researchers interns at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle

Internships

We offer internships for graduate students, undergraduates and high school students throughout our organization.

Internship Programs
Being at the Vanguard of Great Science

Postdoctoral Fellowships

Our researchers are committed to mentoring the next generation of pathbreaking scientists. More than 200 postdoctoral fellows currently work at Fred Hutch on more than 140 faculty-led research teams, conducting research that ranges from the fundamental biology of cancer and infectious diseases to lifesaving diagnostics and treatments. Fred Hutch consistently ranks among the top institutions for postdoc work. 

Our Global Locations

Fred Hutch campus in Seattle

Seattle, Washington

UCI-Fred Hutch Cancer Centre in Uganda

Kampala, Uganda

Fred Hutch’s lab in Cape Town, South Africa

Cape Town, South Africa

Seattle, Washington

Our headquarters in Seattle is on a beautiful 15-acre campus with state-of-the-art facilities in the heart of the city, overlooking scenic Lake Union and with views of the Space Needle and the Olympic Mountains. Fred Hutch anchors a flourishing neighborhood that has become a major hub for life sciences research organizations.

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Jan 29
Jan 29

UW Diversity Career Fair (2020)

5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
​The 39th Annual Diversity Career Fair is a fantastic opportunity for UW students to meet face-to-face with recruiters for Fred Hutch and the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance. Students from UW and other local colleges and universities are welcome to attend.
Location University of Washington, HUB Ballroom
Host Human Resources
Feb 13
Feb 13

UW Winter Job & Internship Fair

1 - 5 p.m.
Our Fred Hutch and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance recruiting team will be on campus to discuss open full-time, part-time and/or internship opportunities with students and alumni from all three UW campuses.
Location University of Washington, HUB Ballroom
Host Human Resources
March 5
March 5

Chaleur Creative LGBT Career Fair

10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
LGBT Career Fair Chaleur Creative in combination with The GSBA present the 2020 LGBT Career Fair at ATLAS Workbase in Seattle. Our Fred Hutch and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance recruiting team will be at this eventto discuss open full-time, part-time and/or internship opportunities.
Location ATLAS Workbase, 500 Mercer Street, Seattle, WA 98109
Host Human Resources
April 8
April 8

Life Science Innovation Northwest - Job and Internship Fair (2020)

9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Are you looking for a job or internship in the life sciences industry? At this event you will have the opportunity to meet with our scientific recruiters to discuss open full-time and part-time opportunities at Fred Hutch. This event is free for job and internship seekers.
Location Washington State Convention Center, 705 Pike Street, Seattle, Washington 98101
Host Human Resources
April 16
April 16

UW Bothell Spring Job & Internship Fair

10:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.
UW Bothell Career Services, in partnership with Cascadia College, is hosting the annual Spring Job & Internship Fair. This fair is open to all industries and all majors. Fred Hutch and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance recruiters will be at the event to discuss full-time and part-time opportunities with candidates.
Location UW Bothell/Cascadia College, Activities & Recreation Center (ARC) & NCEC, 18220 Campus Way NE, Bothell, WA 98011
Host Human Resources
April 22
April 22

Seattle Pacific University 2020 All Majors Mega Meet-Up (Career Fair)

2:30 - 5 p.m.
This casual gathering of employers is part career fair, part networking event. Candidates will have a chance to meet with Fred Hutch and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance recruiters to learn about the work they do, and possibly find a job or internship. All students in all majors are welcome!
Location Seattle Pacific University, 3307 3rd Ave W, Seattle, Washington 98119
Host Human Resources
May 13
May 13

Bellevue College Job & Networking Fair (2020)

10 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Join us at Bellevue college on May 13. Our Fred Hutch and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance recruiters will be on campus to discuss full-time and part-time opportunities.
Location Bellevue College, Bellevue, WA
Host Human Resources

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Last Modified, January 22, 2020