Research Computing is proud to partner with the FAS Informatics group to provide a wide-range of training classes, seminars, and workshops for the research community.

  • Upcoming training and events can be found on our Training Calendar.
  • Materials from previous training sessions are posted on our Training Materials page.
  • You'll also find useful training by our FAS Informatics partners on their Tutorials Page.

In addition, Research Computing also offers these training services:

Introduction to Odyssey & RC Services Online Training

New Odyssey cluster users should complete our Introduction to Odyssey & RC Services training within 45 days of receiving their access. This will prepare them for logging in and running jobs on the cluster. This is also periodically offered as a live class. Please check our Events Calendar to see if there is an upcoming session.

Office Hours
Research Computing holds office hours on the Harvard campus on Wednesdays from 12PM-3PM, at 38 Oxford Street, room 206. Research Computing staff is on hand to answer questions and troubleshoot problems. Office Hours information and directions.
We also staff office hours for HCSPH. Hours vary, so see our Events Calendar for upcoming dates and times.

Training on Demand
In addition to public workshops, Research Computing also offers Harvard faculty and staff the convenience of on demand group training. Faculty and staff can request training sessions on a number of different topics and custom courses or workshops can be developed to address unique needs. A minimum of 10 people is required for scheduling a group training session. Please contact rchelp@fas.harvard.edu for more information.