Faculty and Staff

Work where the world comes to think, discover and learn. There are thousands of faculty and staff members across our three campuses supporting our mission of research, teaching and scholarship.

Work where the world comes to think, discover and learn.

We offer challenging, meaningful work in an open environment that celebrates diversity in all its forms. One of Canada's Top 100 employers for over a decade, our focus is on creating a positive work environment that attracts and retains excellent employees through a combination of competitive compensation, opportunities for career growth, and a unique organizational culture.

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HR Service Centre

Faculty, staff, and librarians can find information and resources related to their employment, including access to Employee Self Service (ESS), benefits, retirement and pensions, educational assistance and tuition waivers, leaves, payroll, and more on our new knowledge base and support platform, the HR Service Centre.

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Resources for employees

Employee & Family Assistance Program (EFAP)

Counselling and support for you and your family when dealing with challenging and stressful events in your life.

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Wellness

Sustainable initiatives support employees’ emotional, financial, physical and social well-being.

Learn more about university offices dedicated to family care, health & wellness, equity and browse the Wellness Hub for related programming.

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Professional Development

The Centre for Learning, Leadership & Culture (LLC) promotes an inclusive culture anchored in employee development.

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The Bulletin Brief is the latest iteration in a 75-year tradition of news for U of T staff and faculty. Get important information and see how we are impacting the communities we serve.

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A focus on our people

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Prohibition of nuclear weapons the only rational way forward: John Polanyi in the Globe and Mail

Nuclear weapons continue to pose a threat to humanity and should be banned if reason is to prevail over might, says the University of Toronto’s John Polanyi

Young boy flexes his muscles after getting his first covid-19 vaccination

How to talk to children about getting their vaccine: U of T's Jean Wilson shares advice

With kids age five to 11 now eligible for COVID-19 vaccines in Ontario, Jean Wilson of the University of Toronto's Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing has some tips to help lessen children's fear of needles – and ease parents' anxiety, too. 

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A historian’s hat trick: U of T’s Lynne Viola receives SSHRC Gold Medal for her work on Stalinist Russia

Lynne Viola was forced to contend with what she calls a “Cold War mentality” in Soviet studies after publishing her first book in 1987 – one that explored social support for Stalinism among the Russian working-class.

“The book entailed looking at a group of factory workers who would now be called perpetrators and that was extremely controversial in the West,” Viola says of The Best Sons of the Fatherland.

U of T is one of Canada’s top employers

We are proudly recognized as one of Canada's Top 100 Employers (2021), Canada's Best Diversity Employers (2021), Canada's Greenest Employers (2021), Canada's Top Family-Friendly Employers (2021), Greater Toronto's Top Employers (2021) and Canada's Top Employers for Canadians over 40 (2020).