Ryerson University

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Ryerson University Employee Reviews

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full of discoveries
Undergraduate Research Assistant (Former Employee), Toronto, ONJanuary 17, 2016
Pros: unravel my own potential
Cons: working alone was boring
I went into the lab as i scheduled for that week. i usually modified my experiments on MOFs as i read more articles. my curiosity also drove me into making my own modifications in the synthesis procedure. i learnt a lot and discovered a lot after the characterization of my samples.
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Independent job, time management and a lot to learn
Student Researcher (Former Employee), Toronto, ONDecember 22, 2015
Pros: Work at your own pace
Cons: If you don't manage your time well, you won't do well
I had the pleasure of being a student researcher during my last of Ryerson. The professor I have worked with was fantastic at her job and was willing to help me and contact me as much as possible for the project I was working in.
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Learning opportunity with access to resources
GRADUATE RESEARCH ASSISTANT (Current Employee), 10 Dundas st EastDecember 14, 2015
Pros: Resources, work-life balance
Cons: Limited Growth
Fun pace to work with. Lot of new and interesting learning opportunities especially for research oriented people. Good place to network with professionals and develop business ideas.
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An intellectualling stimulating place to work
DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT (Former Employee), Toronto, ONDecember 11, 2015
Pros: great location, good salary and benefits
Cons: steep corporate pyramid, difficult to move into other jobs
My eight years at Ryerson University were a wonderful time to try new things, meet a variety of people and expand my skills.
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Great place to work
Research Assistant (Former Employee), Toronto, ONNovember 17, 2015
There was a lot to like about working at Ryerson. The online HR system was difficult to navigate but has since been updated.
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Hard to obtain full time permanent
Payments Representative (Former Employee), torontoNovember 6, 2015
You will most likely be in contract for a long time and there's no telling when they decide to let you go. You still need to pay union dues even if you are contract and it mostly benefits the permanent employees
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Troubleshooting data center, Maintaining Server PODs
Research / Graduate Assistant (Current Employee), Toronto, ONNovember 5, 2015
Pros: Productive work, Good management, Challenges
Faced challenges to re-arrange the PODs for course. Improved the availability of PODs and improved network by replacing devices to latest models.
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Very hard working community that makes you feel welcome
Fabrication Lab Technician (Former Employee), Toronto, ONOctober 16, 2015
I enjoyed working in a close-knit environment. I always felt excited to start the day, cleaning the shop, assisting with design fabrication projects with other students and ultimately solving problems.
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Good working environment
RU Noted Administrative Assistant (Current Employee), Toronto, ONOctober 7, 2015
I enhanced knowledge of department administration practices in organized manner. I learnt various techniques of using Excel.
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great place to work
Clerk in OSAP Department (Former Employee), toronto ontSeptember 29, 2015
I learned a lot in the OSAP department and would gladly work there again.My contract was extended and I was grateful for that opportunity.
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Fun place to work
Private Tutor (Former Employee), Toronto, ONSeptember 25, 2015
Awesome. I enjoyed working with students and explaining challenging science concepts. The pay was good and the environment was simply amazing.
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great management, place to learn and excel
TEACHING ASSISTANT (Former Employee), toronto,ONSeptember 23, 2015
Educational workplace with supportive mentors and management. Most of the professor take interest in your personal and professional success.
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Excellent work environment
Chemistry Ambassador (Former Employee), Toronto, OnSeptember 11, 2015
Ryerson being an academic institute, has a very unique environment. The young generation is full of energy and eager to create change, loved it
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Excellent and positive environment
Women's Soccer Head Coach (Former Employee), Toronto, ONAugust 24, 2015
Committed athletic department and staff, providing excellent opportunities for young student-athletes. Demanding role mentoring students, coaching, and recruiting.
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Great place for work
Master Student (Former Employee), Toronto, ONAugust 17, 2015
It provides a lot of chances for students

The lab is very big for students to do all kinds of work

The professor's courses are excellent.
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Productive and fun work place to grow as a student and Academic
Teaching Assistant (Former Employee), TorontoAugust 8, 2015
Productive and fun work place to grow as a student and Academic. The professors at Ryerson are wonderful. I felt part of a family.
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Best Employer in the GTA
Admissions and Liaison Officer (Current Employee), Toronto, ONJuly 21, 2015
Pros: Great management teams, fun place to work.
Great place to work. The union and HR have a great working relationship which means employees benefit tremendously. If you want to be part of an innovative, and diverse community, then Ryerson University is the place to be.
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As an instructor in the socieal sciences, I had the richest experience working with students and faculty of all background.
Instructor (Former Employee), Toronto, ONJuly 18, 2015
Pros: Learning skills
Cons: Hard work
As a qualified landed immigrant to Canada, I had the unique opportunity of knowing the work culture, demands of work and the work environment in different settings. My qualification and international experience helped me a lot in getting along with people coming from different background, that enriched my own life.
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Great Learning Place
Network Analyst (Former Employee), Toronto, ONJuly 3, 2015
Pros: Every day is enjoyable
Cons: long hours
Intelligent Management
- Growth Company
- Entrepreneurial Culture
- Smart Talented software developers
- Intense, agile project driven results
- Seriously Technical Company
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fun to work at ryerson
PhD project Research Assistant (Former Employee), Toronto, ONJune 14, 2015
Pros: free lunch
Cons: long hours
great team, great atmosphere. meeting new people and learn lot of new things. making a lot of networking . and most of all socializing with new communities.