About Us

Manuel Cuevas-Trisán, Vice President for Human Resources


Harvard Human Resources advances the University's mission of teaching and research by providing rewards, educational and career opportunities, and an employment experience that engage the talented people essential to Harvard’s success.


We are a team of human resources professionals working together with leaders and colleagues across Harvard to support the effectiveness and productivity of our faculty and staff, and of the organization as a whole. Our expertise includes:

  • Total rewards, including compensation, benefits design and administration, and work/life services
  • HR analytics and reporting
  • Career, professional, and leadership development
  • Organizational and team development
  • Adult/worker education and literacy
  • Labor and employee relations
  • Employee communications and recognition
  • Talent and performance management