Jason Foster

Associate Professor of Engineering Design, Teaching Stream

Jason Foster is an Associate Professor of Engineering Design, Teaching Stream within the Division of Engineering Science at the University of Toronto. In this role he has co-developed and co-taught eight engineering design courses, spanning the first through fourth years of study and class sizes from 10 to 300 students, many of which integrate engineering communication into the design curriculum. A systems design engineer by training, and an engineering educator by choice, he has researched the theory, practice, and teaching of engineering design throughout his career. He has won numerous teaching awards, including the Joan E. Foley Quality of Student Experience Award.