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R&D Graduate Assistantship Job Postings

  • For eligibility requirements, please visit the Student Employment page.
  • Please follow instructions included in the job posting, below. (Click on the Job #s to view each job description.) Please quote the job number and your student number in your cover letter.
  • If applying to multiple positions, please include a cover letter for each job.
  • For more details, browse the Graduate Assistantship FAQ.
  • If during the application and/or selection process you require accommodation due to a disability, please contact
  • Appointments are conditional upon a student being legally authorized to work in Canada by virtue of having a Social Insurance Number and Canadian issued study permit by the commencement date of your appointment or, at the latest, within one month following the commencement date of your appointment.  Students will need a Canadian bank account in order to receive remuneration.
  • Should you not have the above noted requisite legal authorization in order to permit you to be legally authorized to work in Canada by the commencement date, any Offer Letter will be automatically deemed null and void and of no further effect, without any further obligations to you.

  • Further questions? contact Lisa Smith, Contracts and Information Officer at

The University strives to be an equitable and inclusive community, and proactively seeks to increase diversity among its community members. Our values regarding equity and diversity are linked with our unwavering commitment to excellence in the pursuit of our academic mission. The University is committed to the principles of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). As such, we strive to make our recruitment, assessment and selection processes as accessible as possible and provide accommodations as required for applicants with disabilities. If you require any accommodations at any point during the application and hiring process, please contact Lisa Smith at
The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons / persons of colour, women, Indigenous / Aboriginal People of North America, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.


Job # and Posting

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Title Faculty Supervisor Supervisor's Department Deadline
R&D GA position #276
Reconciliation and Indigenous Resurgence in Teaching Education
Professor Sandra Styres Department of Curriculum, Teaching and Learning March 22, 2023
R&D GA position #277
Moral Development and Academic Cheating
Professor Kang Lee Department of Applied Psychology & Human Development  March 22, 2023
R&D GA position #278 An examination of student stress and coping during the transition to university   
Professor Chloe Hamza
Department of Applied Psychology & Human Development  March 22, 2023