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Ranked as one of the world’s top 100 universities, McMaster University is a research-focused, student-centered institution of higher learning, dedicated to creating a brighter world through the art and science of discovery. We serve our community and our society by inspiring creativity and critical thinking, promoting an enduring love of learning, and exploring innovative research that extends the boundaries of higher knowledge.

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What sets McMaster apart from other academic institutions is by far its people. From faculty and staff, to part time student employees, the people who come to work everyday make McMaster a place we’re proud to be part of.

Can “I love working at McMaster because I take pride in working for an internationally recognized institution that wants to make a difference. From outstanding education, groundbreaking research, to nurturing the growth and development of our employees, the university works hard in making a difference within our city, our country, and around the globe.”
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Paul Hoag “In my seven years at McMaster, I have grown professionally, personally, and academically. I feel supported by my leaders, encouraged to reach my goals and continue to be challenged with new opportunities.”
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Joe Kim “I am grateful for working in a thriving environment that embraces creativity and innovation to foster academic excellence. The diversity of talents and perspectives among my colleagues and students energizes me to pursue new directions in my teaching and research. If I won the lottery, I would still show up for work!”
Dr. Joe Kim, Associate Professor, Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour


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Welcome to McMaster, Canada’s top research-intensive university. Together, we’re building a Brighter World.