May 26, 2009 | By Engineering

Chair of First Year Appointed

May 26, 2009 Profesor Susan McCahan has been reappointed Chair, First Year for a second three-year term, starting July 1, 2009   Susan received a BSc in Mechanical Engineering from Cornell University, her MSc and PhD in Mechanical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.  She joined the University of Toronto in the Department of Mechanical and… Read more »


May 26, 2009 | By Engineering

ECE Chair Appointed

May 26, 2009 Professor Farid N. Najm has been appointed as Chair of The Edward S. Rogers Sr. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering for a five-year term beginning July 1, 2009. Professor Najm joined The Edward S. Rogers Sr. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering in 1999. He received his BE degree from the American University… Read more »


May 26, 2009 | By Engineering

Chair of MIE Appointed

May 26, 2009 Professor Jean W. Zu has been appointed Chair of the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering for a five-year term beginning July 1, 2009. Professor  Zu joined the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering in 1994 after receiving her BSc and MSc degrees from Tsinghua University and her PhD from the University of Manitoba…. Read more »


May 25, 2009 | By Engineering

Government Invests in Innovation Centre for the Canadian Mining Industry at U of T Engineering

May 25, 2009 The Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering at the University of Toronto will build an Innovation Centre for the Canadian Mining Industry with $11 million in infrastructure funding announced today by the federal and provincial governments. The funding includes $5.5 million each from the federal government and the province. Private donations totalling $9 million… Read more »


May 22, 2009 | By Engineering

Engineering Student Wins IBM Canada Undergraduate Scholarship

May 22, 2009 By: Adam Fox Second year student Bahar Memarian in The Edward S. Rogers Sr. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering received one of two IBM Canada Undergraduate Scholarships by the Canadian Engineering Memorial Foundation (CEMF). The scholarship is awarded annually to Canadian female students in electrical or computer engineering who show leadership, volunteerism and… Read more »


May 22, 2009 | By Engineering

Student Mentors Foster Interest in Engineering

May 22, 2009 Skule™ Sisters participants talk about the importance of building Engineering career awareness among young women …News@the University of Toronto