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

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Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Harvard University

ProsSuper awesome place to work!

ConsNo cons, none at all, zero.

Advice to Senior ManagementMore vacation!

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

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Top-heavy trickle-down

Research Assistant (Former Employee)
Cambridge, MA (US)

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


Pros: Amazing benefits and endless educational opportunities (if you make the… Cons: Nealy impossible to move laterally within organization, which is structured for the benefit of high-status faculty and administration. Salaries… Advice to Senior Management: For non-exempt employees, whose annual salary increases are determined by union agreements with… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Good benefits, mediocre pay and work environment

Grant Manager (Former Employee)
Boston, MA (US)

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


Pros: Benefits are comprehensive and include a variety of items not found elsewhere. Generous tuition… Cons: Bureaucracy is everywhere. Most staff positions fall under the CTW Union, so pay raises, work schedules, etc. are fixed and… More

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