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A great opportunity to gain lab experience and network with professors.

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

I worked at University of Toronto part-time (less than an year)

Pros

UofT is one of the biggest research giants in North America. There are many opportunities to find a job in which one can contribute to scientific research and further advance scientific discoveries. The professors and grad students are great to work with, and never fail to help bring out the best in their employees.

Cons

If you do not live in Toronto, the commute can be draining. It takes a good hour and a half to get downtown via transit, and transit systems run into problems frequently, so delays are expected.

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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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