Harvard University
3.9 of 5 464 reviews
www.harvard.edu Cambridge, MA 5000+ Employees

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Nice place to work

Project Coordinator (Current Employee)
Cambridge, MA

ProsGreat benefits - lots of paid time off, excellent health care, good work/life balance

ConsNot easy for jr staff to raise up in the ranks

Advice to Senior ManagementCreate more opps for growth

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

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    Amazing place

    Fellow (Current Employee)
    Cambridge, MA

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


    Pros: the name, brand and reputation Cons: more hype than real substance Advice to Senior Management: too big for a single advice... Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

     

    The Gold Standard in Higher Education

    Temporary Staff Assistant (Former Employee)
    Cambridge, MA

    I worked at Harvard University as a contractor for less than a year


    Pros: Smart people who are good at what they do. I worked as a temp for about 4 months and felt welcomed and valued.… Cons: You definitely have to start at the bottom and work your… Advice to Senior Management: Keep doing what you're doing! Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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