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Summer Research Student at the University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine

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Current Employee - Summer Student in Toronto, ON (Canada)
Current Employee - Summer Student in Toronto, ON (Canada)

I have been working at University of Toronto as a contractor (less than an year)

Pros

Get research experience and mentorship from world class researchers
Good for building resumes
A good chance to apply what you learned in the classroom to the real world
A must-have experience if you are considering applying for graduate school

Cons

Pay is stipend and not hourly wage
Often has to work overtime
Work experience varies from lab to lab
Potential risks of injuries
Usually only for the summer

Recommends
Negative Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Great place to work as a teaching assistant

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    Current Employee - Teaching Assistant in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Teaching Assistant in Toronto, ON (Canada)

    I have been working at University of Toronto as a contractor (less than an year)

    Pros

    Good union. Good benefits. Good people. Supportive people all around

    Cons

    Work load is a little too extreme. It is just hard to keep up with all the grading and feel like you are giving the students a fair shape

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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    Great experience

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    Former Employee - Research Assistant in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Former Employee - Research Assistant in Toronto, ON (Canada)

    I worked at University of Toronto as a contractor (more than an year)

    Pros

    - good rate
    - prestige
    - related to field of study
    - unionized

    Cons

    - some of the contract terms

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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