Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream, Mechanical Engineering
Injury and Orthopedic Biomechanics, Numerical modeling of musculoskeletal injury development and progression, Engineering Pedagogy
Fatemeh Jazinizadeh is an Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream at the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering. Before joining the University of Toronto, she was an instructor and a postdoctoral fellow at McMaster University. Dr. Jazinizadeh has a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, a M.Sc. degree in Biomedical Engineering, and two B.Sc. degrees in Biomedical Engineering and Industrial Engineering. Her research interests include areas of injury and orthopedic biomechanics with a focus on creating predictive models of injury development and progression using image processing and machine learning. In 2021, she was awarded the Jack Perkins Prize for the best paper published in Medical Engineering and Physics. Dr. Jazinizadeh is also interested in the areas of engineering pedagogy, problem-based learning, and promoting equity, diversity, and inclusion in teaching and learning.