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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.

“I consider McMaster University like my second house. We are a big family. I love my co-workers. I really enjoy working here and take pride of my duties assigned.”
Berta Lovo, Custodian, Facility Services
“I am proud to say I work for McMaster University and have for 10 years. Job satisfaction and life satisfaction matter here. I am surrounded by highly driven and successful people who genuinely care about those they work with. I feel respected and valued for what I bring to the university.“
Harbinder Khangura, Technology Lead – Business Intelligence, University Technology Services
“McMaster University has a world-class blend of visionaries, conceptualizers, and doers across many disciplines. I love being part of a welcoming group of people at various stages of learning who are all driven by an insatiable desire to take great ideas and actualize them to create a Brighter World. The growth-oriented culture at McMaster University makes my work in health innovation and entrepreneurial leadership that much easier.”
Sarrah M. Lal, Assistant Professor, Division of Education & Innovation, Department of Medicine, Michael G.DeGroote School of Medicine


Working at McMaster

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Diverse strengths, unique talents and world-leading expertise


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Comprehensive benefits for employees, retirees and their families and competitive and equitable total rewards packages

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