Associate Professor, Teaching Stream,
Dept. of Computer Science, University of Toronto
Last modified on Sept 16, 2017
Steve Engels is an Associate Professor, Teaching Stream 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 interests in
game programming, educational game design, app development, open data
and artificial intelligence applications.
Steve's most recent schedule (Fall 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
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.