University of Toronto
Steve Engels
Associate Professor, Teaching Stream,
Dept. of Computer Science, University of Toronto

Last modified on May 26, 2006

Personal Information

Steve Engels is a senior lecturer in computer science at the University of Toronto. Steve came to the department at the end of 2002, appointed to both the St. George and UTM (Mississauga) campuses. Steve is currently teaching courses in computer hardware and video game design, with research interest in game programming, app development, open data and artificial intelligence applications.


Steve's most recent schedule (Winter 2017) .

If possible, please call or drop by during office hours. If you wish to meet with me outside of these hours, please email me to make an appointment, or call to confirm that I'm in my office.


My research interests started in areas related to artifical intelligence at the University of Waterloo. Since then, my research interests still involve aspects of AI, but have also gravitated towards video game design, app development and educational research. For more on my research interest, please check out my Research page.


General Interests

I am interested in many things. I like photography, jazz music, birds, movies, science fiction, swing dancing, volleyball, psychology, cooking, poetry and cheese that is good and stinky.