• Organization TypeInstitute
  • Staff5001-10,000
  • Development Budget100 Million - 500 Million
  • HeadquartersUnited States
  • Founded1839

Boston University (BU)

Boston University (most commonly referred to as BU or otherwise known as Boston U.) is a private research university located in Boston, Massachusetts. The university is nonsectarian, but is historically affiliated with the United Methodist Church. The university has more than 3,800 faculty members and 33,000 students, and is one of Boston's largest employers. It offers bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, and doctorates, and medical, dental, business, and law degrees through eighteen schools and colleges on two urban campuses. The main campus is situated along the Charles River in Boston's Fenway-Kenmore and Allston neighborhoods, while the Boston University Medical Campus is in Boston's South End neighborhood. BU also operates 75 study abroad programs in more than 33 cities in over twenty countries and has internship opportunities in ten different countries (including the United States). BU is categorized as an RU/VH Research University (very high research activity) in the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. BU is a member of the Boston Consortium for Higher Education and the Association of American Universities.
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Job openings over the past year

7Total posted jobs

Examples of past jobs

  • Professor of the Practice in the field of Diplomacy
    United States
  • Professor of the Practice of Global Development
    United States

Staff at Boston University (BU) have experience in


  • development
  • economic policy
  • research & development
  • climate change
  • tertiary education


  • world bank group
  • ec
  • test
  • acumen


  • bangladesh
  • india
  • poland
  • serbia
  • hungary


  • managerial experience
  • business development
  • experience in recruitment
  • international experience


Research & Development
Events / Training
Tertiary Education
Economic Policy
Data Management
Personnel / Human Resources
Media Affairs / Public Relations
Industry / Manufacturing
Reproductive Health

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Company Offices

  • United States (headquarters)
  • Boston
  • Massachusetts