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Depends on which department @ Harvard, but pay is good and work-life balance amazing (thanks HUCTW)!

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

Pros

work-life balance, perks. At non-exempt, hours are capped at 35 hours/week. Pay is good - higher than other universities. Lots of training opportunities.

Cons

Depends on management - if you have a bad manager, you might be SOL. Depending on the department, opportunities for advancement might be hard to come by, resulting in many people who shift around to different departments.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

more mentorship for junior employees.

Recommends
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    Wonderful place to work

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    Former Employee - Teaching Assistant
    Former Employee - Teaching Assistant

    I worked at Harvard University part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great community, good benefits, excellent colleagues. Harvard is a challenging and fun place to work.

    Cons

    Boston is a cold city nine months out of the year, so if you like warm weather, think twice.

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    Great growth experience

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    Former Employee - Marketing Coordinator  in  Boston, MA
    Former Employee - Marketing Coordinator in Boston, MA

    I worked at Harvard University full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Benefits, easy schedule, Access to education

    Cons

    Low Salary, No room from growth, Union

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Pay your employees more.

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