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Harvard University Interviews

Updated Sep 11, 2014
Updated Sep 11, 2014

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    Coordinator Interview

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    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Harvard University.

    Interview Details

    So I interviewed for 2 different Coordinator positions. I did not get the first one, but then I got the 2nd position years down the line. Be prepared to possibly be interviewed by people do not necessarily know how to interview. In order to try to see if someone is a good "fit" for the org, it is not uncommon to have the entire dept. in a meeting room with an applicant to just basically meet you and not even really engage/interact with you.

    Interview Questions
    • Standard ones seem to apply, your greatest weakness, experiential ones.   Answer Question
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Harvard University Awards & Accolades

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Best Companies for Workers Over 50, AARP, 2009
Best Companies for Workers Over 50, AARP, 2008

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Website www.harvard.edu
Headquarters Cambridge, MA
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1636
Type College / University
Industry Education
Revenue $10+ billion (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

Many parents dream of sending their children to Harvard -- and at more than $50,000 a year in undergraduate costs, some even dream of being able to afford it. Harvard, the oldest institution of higher learning in the US, is home to Harvard College (undergraduate studies) and 10 graduate schools including the Harvard Business, Law, and Medical schools. The Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard was created when Radcliffe College and Harvard University merged in 1999. Harvard has about 21,000 students -- two-thirds of whom are enrolled in graduate or professional... More

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