Harvard University
3.9 of 5 426 reviews
www.harvard.edu Cambridge, MA 5000+ Employees

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Great environment with lots of opportunities

Research Scientist (Current Employee)
Boston, MA

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

Pros- Stimulating environment with access to interesting data and projects
- Ample opportunities to collaborate, take courses, and learn
- Great colleagues and mentors
- Reasonably well compensated and good benefits

Cons- Lack of job security due to lack of stable funding
- Very competitive environment

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Postdoctoral Researcher (Current Employee)
Cambridge, MA

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


Pros: Rich school. Many seminars/workshops with great scholars. Lots of lunch… Cons: Great scholars nearby - you might be overwhelmed easily. Some bureaucracy - took… Advice to Senior Management: N/A - not familiar with upper management Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Harvard is a great place to work.

Development (Current Employee)
Boston, MA

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


Pros: Interesting people, fantastic benefits, many opportunities for professional development. Cons: Decision making can be opaque. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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