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An incredible community of faculty and students

Adjunct Associate Professor (Current Employee) Cambridge, MA

ProsA hub of architecture culture and discourse. Draws an international body of the best students. Vital ties to the rest of the university. Great peer group of faculty.

ConsVague hiring and promotion policies. Competitive atmosphere among both faculty and students. However these are all the challenges that one should expect at a university of this caliber.

Advice to Senior ManagementBetter and more organized mentoring of junior faculty.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Research Associate

    Research Associate (Former Employee) Boston, MA

    I worked at Harvard University full-time for more than a year


    Pros: Fantastic colleagues and a research environment that is second to… Cons: Expected time commitment exceeds that at similar institutions. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Worked in library; decent but boring job

    Library Assistant (Former Employee) Cambridge, MA

    I worked at Harvard University as an intern for less than a year


    Pros: It's a beautiful campus and you'll be surrounded by some… Cons: I was handling book and material inventory for one of the departments in Widener Library for a summer. It wasn't… Advice to Senior Management: Give access to university perks (like the gym) to temporary… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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