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Company Overview of Harvard University

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Harvard University is an educational institution that offers undergraduate, graduate, professional, and research programs in the fields of arts, science, medicine, business, design, and public health. The schools of the university include Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Harvard Business School, Graduate school of Design, Harvard Divinity School, Harvard Law School, and School of Public Health. Harvard University was established in 1636 and is based in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Massachusetts Hall

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

Founded in 1636





Key Executives for Harvard University

Age: 68
President, Harvard JD-MBA Alumni Association
Age: 57
Dean and Trustee of Harvard Medical School
Age: 77
President, Chief Executive Officer, and Trustee of Harvard Medical School
Chief Research Compliance Officer and Senior Adviser to the Provost
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Harvard University Key Developments

Harvard University Lay Offs Half of its 230 Employee Staff; Hires Rick Slocum as New Chief Investment Officer

Harvard University announced that it's endowment arm is laying off about half of its 230-employee staff as it outsources more of its management to outside firms. The company also announced that it hired a new chief investment officer, Rick Slocum from The Johnson Co., and three new managing directors to aid in that transition.

AMVAC Chemical Corporation Enters into Research Collaboration Agreement with Harvard University

AMVAC Chemical Corporation has entered into a Research Collaboration Agreement with Harvard University to develop and potentially commercialize new, Harvard-owned technology aimed at control of the Aedes aegypti mosquito, a well-known viral disease vector. Aedes is the mosquito responsible for the spread of Zika, Dengue, Chikungungunya, and Yellow Fever viruses in many countries around the world. Under the collaboration agreement, AMVAC will support a research project led by Dr. Flaminia Catteruccia, Associate Professor of Immunology and Infectious Diseases at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. The technology under study is the subject of a patent application filed by Harvard; the collaboration agreement grants AMVAC certain license options for commercial development of spray- or fog-based mosquito control products.

Harvard University Presents at UBS European Conference 2016, Nov-15-2016 through Nov-16-2016

Harvard University Presents at UBS European Conference 2016, Nov-15-2016 through Nov-16-2016. Venue: The Landmark London Hotel, London, United Kingdom. Presentation Date & Speakers: Nov-15-2016, Kenneth Rogoff, Thomas D. Cabot Professor of Public Policy and Professor of Economics.

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