Associate Professor, Teaching Stream
Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
Jason Bazylak brings his engineering, education, and design experience to his role at the University of Toronto. He currently coordinates an award winning first year design course (Engineering Strategies and Practice) and conducts action-based research into improving the learning experience of undergraduate engineering students.
Professor Bazylak started his career as a manufacturing engineer in a new product introduction division of a large telecommunication manufacturer. He returned to academia joining the University of Victoria first as an engineering co-operative education coordinator and then as an engineer-in-residence. He joined the University of Toronto as a teaching stream professor where he is heavily involved in design education. He most recently won the Green Ribbon award for his environmentally sustainable classroom practices.