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"grad work - good union, benefits, better than nothing stipend"

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Current Employee - Research Assistant in Toronto, ON (Canada)
Current Employee - Research Assistant in Toronto, ON (Canada)
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I have been working at University of Toronto full-time (More than a year)

Pros

- unionized, pay for training/invigilation/extra work
- health insurance through GSU and spending account through TA union
- great research labs, interesting work

Cons

- slave labour for stipend
- nepotism for TA positions
- investigate your supervisor before starting, talk to old students

Other Employee Reviews for University of Toronto

  1. "I was applying to be teaching assistant at UTSC"

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

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

    Pros

    They overpay teaching assistants, which I love.

    Cons

    inflexible schedule. You have only 2 or 3 days to complete marking exams.

    Advice to Management

    be fair


  2. "University of Toronto - the best school in Canada"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Graduate Student in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Graduate Student in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Toronto full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Excellent work environment, very friendly staff, good pay and very good benefits

    Cons

    none that I can think of at the moment

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work

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