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

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Postdoctoral Fellow (Current Employee)
Cambridge, MA

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

ProsBest research in the world

ConsLow pay, but typical of post-doc position.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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An incredible community of faculty and students

Adjunct Associate Professor (Current Employee)
Cambridge, MA

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


Pros: A hub of architecture culture and discourse. Draws an international body of the best… Cons: Vague hiring and promotion policies. Competitive atmosphere among both faculty and students. However these… Advice to Senior Management: Better 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… More

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Harvard Grad. School of Education

Research Assistant (Former Employee)

I worked at Harvard University part-time for less than a year


Pros: Opportunity to meet great people, pay is generous, location is… Cons: Bureaucracy dominates, payroll is extremely disorganized and checks are always cut late, very… Advice to Senior Management: You need to take the time to communicate with lower-tier employees who are actually out in the field doing research… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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