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"Summer Research Student at the University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine"

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Current Contractor - Summer Student in Toronto, ON (Canada)
Current Contractor - Summer Student in Toronto, ON (Canada)
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Negative Outlook
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I have been working at University of Toronto as a contractor (Less than a 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

Other Employee Reviews for University of Toronto

  1. "Great place to work as a teaching assistant"

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    Current Contractor - Teaching Assistant in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Current Contractor - Teaching Assistant in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Toronto as a contractor (Less than a 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


  2. "It was a decent experience to work for the University of Toronto"

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    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at University of Toronto part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    The professor who I worked under was amazing, and the members of the lab for which I worked were all very caring and all people I could relate to.

    Cons

    There is no opportunity for growth

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