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  • www.uwaterloo.ca
  • Waterloo, Canada
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 1957
  • College / University
  • Colleges & Universities
  • $500 million to $1 billion (USD)

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In just half a century, the University of Waterloo, located at the heart of Canada's technology hub, has become one of Canada's leading comprehensive universities with 35,000 full- and part-time students in undergraduate and graduate programs. Waterloo, as home to the world's ...
Mission: The University of Waterloo's Strategic Plan has a single goal: to be recognized as one of the top innovation universities in the world. Our Strategic Plan identifies eight themes (areas of strength) for Waterloo. ◾Experiential ...

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462 Ratings
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Former Employee, less than 1 year

"nice experience"

Jul 22, 2022 - Teaching Assistance in Waterloo, ON

Pros

hybrid teaching mode includes online and in person, which is very convenient for students during covid-19 period.

Cons

sometimes need more technical support , all in all, the experience was good
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Diversity & Inclusion at University of Waterloo

4.3
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University of Waterloo Interviews

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Negative7%
Neutral23%
Getting an Interview
Applied online53%
Campus Recruiting31%
In Person10%
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  1. Postdoctoral Fellow Interview

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    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Interview

    Interview happened via skype with the professor. The professor explained about his group and his research areas first and then asked me a few question (research related). I could answer all the questions very well since it was in my area of expertise.
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University of Waterloo Awards & Accolades

  • Business Excellence Award Winner - Employee EngagementGreater Kitchener Waterloo Chamber of Commerce2016

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Does University of Waterloo offer massages?

...Cheap meals included along with free coffee while on shift (I worked the ML Tim Horton's); work was steady and relatively even, once I got used to the required hustle....

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