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Adjunct Professor

George Toye

Adjunct Professor
George Toye, Ph.D., P.E., is adjunct professor in Mechanical Engineering at Stanford University.

While teaching advanced project-based engineering design thinking and STEM-based innovations at the graduate level as part of ME310, he also contributes to research in varied topics in engineering education, and effective globally-distributed team collaborations. As well, he remains active in entrepreneurship and varied advising/consulting work.

George earned his B.S. and M.S. degrees in Mechanical Engineering from U.C. Berkeley, and Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering with minor in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University.

Since 1983, he has enjoyed volunteering annually to organize regional and state-level Mathcounts competitions to promote mathematics education amongst middle-school aged students.


Ph.D., Stanford University, Mechanical Engineering - Design, (minor: Electrical Engineering) (1989)
M.S., University of California, Berkeley, Mechanical Engineering - Controls (1981)
B.S., University of California, Berkeley, Mechanical Engineering - Energy Systems (1980)