Harvard University

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very extraordinary place for collaborations

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Current Employee - Research Fellow in Boston, MA
Current Employee - Research Fellow in Boston, MA

I have been working at Harvard University full-time (more than 5 years)

Pros

have the chances to meet the world most talent scientists and young scholars; highly enriched top rank scientists; fabulous resources, seminars.

Cons

very tough for junior and young researchers; very competitive and may be very stressful.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
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    everything is nice here

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    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Cambridge, MA
    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Cambridge, MA

    I have been working at Harvard University full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    nice facilities; friendly people; cutting edge work

    Cons

    high pressure; not enough spare time

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Great place to work.

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior HRMS Business Analyst in Cambridge, MA
    Current Employee - Senior HRMS Business Analyst in Cambridge, MA

    I have been working at Harvard University full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Challenging work environment
    Intelligent, forward-thinking co-workers
    Great sense of community
    Flexible work schedules

    Cons

    Stodgy, difficult to introduce change
    Very bureaucratic, all decisions made by consensus (or not made at all)
    Definite class system between faculty and staff

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Bridge the gap between faculty and staff
    Continue working on flexible work schedules

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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