University of Toronto
3.9 of 5 246 reviews
www.utoronto.ca Toronto, Canada 5000+ Employees

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The best job ever

Lab Tech (Current Employee)
Toronto, ON (Canada)

I have been working at University of Toronto full-time for more than 3 years

ProsThere is a great environment in the lab, always. MSc and PhD students get along very well, sharing the knowledge and the life during their postgraduate studies. The supervisor is an excellent scientist and very comprehensive person. Good salary and working hours.

ConsWorking with biohazard material, lab safety level 2.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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comfortable place if you're just looking for a cushy job

Researcher (Current Employee)
Toronto, ON (Canada)

I have been working at University of Toronto full-time for more than 5 years


Pros: salary and benefits - especially if you have children can… Cons: nepotism, hire who you know, not based on experience or… Advice to Senior Management: think outside the box and hire those that dont come in fitting… More

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Teaching Assistant -- Depends on Department

Teaching Assistant (Former Employee)
Toronto, ON (Canada)

I worked at University of Toronto as a contractor for less than a year


Pros: Overall, I had a good experience being a teaching assistant, but I think this experience really depends on the department one is working for. There… Cons: The worst part of this position was the professor I worked under. He was entirely incompetent and the department couldn't do anything to correct his… Advice to Senior Management: Real reprimands need to be in place for professors who are not performing. Forget the politics, make sure… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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