Harvard University
3.9 of 5 425 reviews
www.harvard.edu Cambridge, MA 5000+ Employees

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Excellent atmospher, intellectually stimulating, mecca of research

Postdoctoral Associate (Current Employee)
Cambridge, MA

I have been working at Harvard University full-time for more than a year

Prosintellectual crowd, excellent research, good courses, great teachers, nice city to be in. YOu would love it if you want ti have a intelllectually satisfying life.

ConsToo cut-throat atmosphere, grilling teachers. Sometimes it can be really stressful. Lot of hours in the library studying, and still you may feel very behind in studies.

Advice to Senior ManagementTake care of student integrity values

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Many opportunities, competitive environment

Student (Current Employee)
Cambridge, MA

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


Pros: The people you meet here are incredibly capable and driven to success. Naturally, when you put… Cons: The culture of competition can drive some students to feel… Advice to Senior Management: More support for students Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Solid, reliable and comfortable with room to grow

Senior Program Manager (Current Employee)
Cambridge, MA

I have been working at Harvard University full-time for more than 10 years


Pros: Benefits are amazing; strong union Cons: Slightly lower salaries in academia; intellectual glass ceiling Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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