Harvard University Employee Reviews

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nice
Assistant (Former Employee), Cambridge, MAOctober 20, 2014
many different departments but the one I worked with was really wonderful, the benefits package is also great
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great place to work
Front End Engineer (Former Employee), Cambrige, MAOctober 20, 2014
very interesting work, clever co-workers. Great location and compensation.
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Great place to work but not much room for growth
Recruitment Coordinator, FAS Recruitment Services (Current Employee), Cambridge, MAOctober 20, 2014
Great place to work but not much room for professional growth.
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an OK job for a graduate of a web design program at BU
Web Designer/Graphic Designer (Former Employee), Cambridge, MAOctober 20, 2014
I only worked there for about 6 months. I worked from home and got a teacher's assistant pay. it was not bad at all, especially since I did that before and after I gave birth to my daughter. At that time, it was the best job for me to do. very flexible in terms of hours and quite rewarding.
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Great organization
FUNCTIONAL ANALYST (Former Employee), Cambridge, MAOctober 18, 2014
Wonderful organization to work for. I would go back if another chance opened up.
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Good
Director, Conferences and Special Events (Former Employee), Cambridge, MAOctober 16, 2014
Interesting environment. Exposure to a broad range of people and topics.
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HMS: Continuing Education: Many changes!
Senior Coordinator (Former Employee), Boston, MAOctober 15, 2014
My time in Continuing Education at the Medical School can be characterized as the constant management of change, both good and bad.
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Everything you'd hope for. A great place to work.
Library Technical Services Assistant (Former Employee), Cambridge, MAOctober 10, 2014
An excellent place to work. Great benefits, great colleagues and plenty of opportunities for professional growth.
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Intense and Productive
Lecturer and Postdoctoral Research Fellow (Current Employee), Boston, MAOctober 9, 2014
Intense and Productive. Offered many possibilities for better postdoctoral training. Different worldwide scientists lectured in different topics, and provided useful workshops for postdoctoral fellows.
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Good
Jr. Grants Manager (Former Employee), Boston, MAOctober 2, 2014
Great staff, cultivated good relationships and allowed good opportunities
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Work Day
Clerical Assistant, School of Dental Medicine (Former Employee), Boston, MASeptember 26, 2014
Pros: tea time
Answered phones
Making appointment with both the Faculty Group and the Teaching practice.
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Academic Research
Research Associate (Current Employee), Cambridge, MASeptember 15, 2014
The varied research topics within the Whitesides group, allow you to work in a multidisciplinary environment applying your knowledge to solve both basic and real world problems.
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Non for profit organization environment
Sr.Project Manager (Current Employee), Cambridge, MASeptember 8, 2014
Management is politically driven, not result oriented.
There are some interesting projects.
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Challenging leading-edge research
Postoctoral Fellow (Current Employee), CambridgeAugust 28, 2014
Intellectually stimulating environment. Management could use improving.
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Fun workplace
Clerical Assistant (Former Employee), Boston, MAAugust 27, 2014
The work day went by really quickly because it was such a fun place to work. Everyone was friendly and willing to help get you adapted.
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Hard working individual focused on client service
Harvard Kennedy School Exec Ed-Finance Assistant I (Current Employee), Cambridge, MAAugust 27, 2014
Pros: great work environment, great beneifts
I invoice and collect current and outstanding tuitions. I respond daily to e-mails, phone calls, faxes, and in person inquires. I maintain clear and accurate client records. I enjoy the variety of clients that I interact with on a daily basis.
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Interesting and stimulating place to work
Program Manager (Current Employee), Boston, MAAugust 27, 2014
Pros: great benefits
Incredible exposure
Intelligent colleagues
Range of interesting opportunities
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fun, resourceful and productive work place
Laboratory Research Staff (Former Employee), Cambridge, MAAugust 25, 2014
Pros: weekly physics seminar, free lunch
enjoyed flexible hours, great colleague scientists always ready to contribute to diverse projects.
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Productive and fun place to work
System Administrator II (Current Employee), Boston, MAAugust 20, 2014
Great balance between work and personal life. Laid back and lots opportunities to learn new skills.
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Fast pace work environment
Operations Intern (Current Employee), Cambridge, MAAugust 12, 2014
The summer at Harvard's Graduate School of Education is pretty hectic. From May to August we plan and organize over 20 programs, where people from all over the world come to share ideas and study on how to improve education.