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

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Excellent experiences so far

Graduate Student (Current Employee)
Boston, MA

ProsPlenty of resources, good brand name for any career opportunities after, smart people around

ConsEveryone works so hard, so little work/life balance as graduate student.

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

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    Most political place you'll ever worked at...

    (Former Employee)
    Cambridge, MA

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


    Pros: - 4 weeks vacations + 1 week winter break - good health benefits - work load =… Cons: - extremely political environment - people are all about themselves - team-work non-existence - many incompetent and condescending management o It depends on which department you work in,… Advice to Senior Management: Need to take a closer look at management and should… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Biophysics postdoc at Harvard

    Postdoctoral Fellow (Current Employee)
    Cambridge, MA

    I have been working at Harvard University full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: Great common lab equipment resources, outstanding seminars and talks, possibilities… Cons: Competitive stressful atmosphere, high throughput of people Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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