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University of Toronto Reviews

Updated Oct 17, 2019

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University of Toronto CEO Meric S. Gertler  (no image)
Meric S. Gertler
358 Ratings
Pros
  • "very nice office work environment with talented individuals to guide me through learning routine tasks(in 119 reviews)

  • "flexible hours to accommodate school schedule(in 103 reviews)

Cons
  • "Also a lot of bad professors there too(in 54 reviews)

  • "There are no cons working at the U of T(in 36 reviews)

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  1. "chemistry"

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    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Fellow 

    I have been working at University of Toronto full-time

    Pros

    Toronto is a nice city

    Cons

    Living cost is high while salary is low

    University of Toronto2019-10-17
  2. "great school"

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    Current Employee - Student 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at University of Toronto full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    great opportunities including research and networking

    Cons

    very very stressful, difficult to have a good work life balance if you want to be competitive

    University of Toronto2019-10-16
  3. "Rotman School of Management PhD"

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    Current Employee - PhD Graduate Student in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at University of Toronto full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - Smart and amazing Faculty and Colleagues - Faculty is very responsive and willing to work with students - Good academia career prospects

    Cons

    - Coursework expectations can be a little high compared to other schools

    University of Toronto2019-10-07
  4. "Library Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Library Assistant 

    I worked at University of Toronto part-time

    Pros

    Great staff excellent location and great pay

    Cons

    Not a lot of hours

    University of Toronto2019-10-08
  5. "fair"

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    Current Employee - Research Assistant 

    I have been working at University of Toronto full-time

    Pros

    good academic environment and learning opportunities

    Cons

    low wage compared to cost of living in TO

    University of Toronto2019-10-05
  6. "Teaching assistant in math and CS department"

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    Current Employee - Teaching Assistant in Scarborough, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Toronto part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Usually easy and relaxed, with a good payment. It is not easy to get the opportunites for undergraduate students. The university prefer PhD students, master students and who has experience than others.

    Cons

    Kind busy when midterm or final approaches.

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    University of Toronto2019-10-03
  7. "Research assosiate and Senior research assosiate"

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    Former Employee - SRA in Toronto, ON

    I worked at University of Toronto full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    good benefits, flexible time of work

    Cons

    ra and sra is non-union position

    University of Toronto2019-10-02
  8. "Great experience"

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    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Fellow in Toronto, ON

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

    Pros

    Interesting projects to work with. Flexible schedule. Good team environements.

    Cons

    Some facilities are too old.

    University of Toronto2019-10-16
  9. "Fantastic Place to Work"

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    Current Employee - Service Desk Advisor 
    Recommends

    I have been working at University of Toronto part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great benefits and peers are very helpful and supportive

    Cons

    Little opportunity to be challenged

    University of Toronto2019-10-01
  10. "I am not sure"

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    Current Employee - Teaching Assistant 

    I have been working at University of Toronto full-time

    Pros

    Good students and good pay

    Cons

    have to report to professors

    University of Toronto2019-10-01
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