Why Join U of T?


We offer challenging, meaningful work in an open environment
that celebrates diversity in all its forms


Molly Shoichet

Our focus is on creating a positive work environment that attracts and retains excellent employees through a combination of competitive compensation, favourable working conditions, opportunities for career growth and development, and a unique organizational culture.

Among the benefits, our employees have access to:

  • Excellent health and dental benefits
  • On-site support for training and career development
  • Childcare subsidy
  • Tuition assistance program for employees and their dependents
  • Scholarships and / or tuition waivers for dependants
  • Generous paid time off
  • On-site childcare
  • University pension plan
  • Subsidized athletic facility membership
  • World-renowned libraries
  • Confidential counselling services
  • Discounted TTC Metropasses
  • Employee and Family Assistance Plan
  • Continued health benefits for pensioners

U of T is one of Canada’s Top Employers


We are proudly recognized as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers (2017), Canada’s Best Diversity Employers (2017), Canada’s Greenest Employers (2017), Canada’s Top Family-Friendly Employers (2017), Greater Toronto’s Top Employers (2017), and Canada’s Top Employers for Canadians over 40 (2017).

Top Employer Awards


Molly Shoichet is professor of Chemical Engineering & Applied Chemistry, Chemistry and Biomaterials & Biomedical Engineering