Why Waterloo

Three exciting reasons to be a faculty member at Waterloo that might surprise you:

1. Intellectual property ownership

100% of the intellectual property and commercialized innovations originating from students, faculty or staff remain the property of the innovator — not the university. Read the policy

2. Early sabbatical option

Six-month full-salary sabbatical option after three years for tenure-track appointments. Read the policy

3. Competitive parental leave

Parental leave policy for all faculty with an automatic one-year delay of the tenure clock. Read the policy

Need more reasons?
Check out Human Resources' Support for New Employees page, or Explore Waterloo Region.