The Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science at Queen's University has been a leader in engineering education innovations for several decades. They include the Integrated Learning initiatives, development of the team project-based design and professional practice experiences in first year and second year, multidisciplinary industry-based design courses, faculty-wide development of a design sequence in every year, and outcomes-based assessment. Some of the recent initiatives are described below.
People working in engineering educational innovations include:
- Brian Frank, DuPont Canada Chair in Engineering Education Research and Development
- David Strong, NSERC Chair in Design Engineering
- Jake Kaupp, Research Associate