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Excellent research experience

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Current Employee - Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Current Employee - Postdoctoral Research Fellow

I have been working at Harvard University full-time (more than an year)

Pros

Highly driven environment, learn from and interact act with leaders in their fields, get top quality research experience

Cons

Less focus on work/life balance, personal and professional development and mentoring. Postdoc salaries not great, even though this varies a lot by department. Can be a high-stress environment, very competitive

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    Great organization work for, very understanding

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

    I have been working at Harvard University part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Very flexible
    Good pay
    Great people to work with
    Most of the work is enjoyable
    Accommodates academic limitations and needs

    Cons

    Can be a lot of work
    It will cut back on your work and study time
    Sometimes the hours are janky

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    post doc

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Harvard University

    Pros

    great research, a lot of interesting talks, interesting people

    Cons

    super long hours, pressure, no time for myself, very competitive

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