University of Toronto Toronto, Canada
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Electrical and Computer Engineering Sept. 2001 – June 2005

University of Toronto Toronto, Canada
Master of Applied Science (M.A.Sc.) in Electrical and Computer Engineering Sept. 1995 – Nov. 1997

University of Manitoba Winnipeg, Canada
Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Computer Engineering (with Distinction) Sept. 1991 – May 1995
Jason Anderson is Professor and Associate Chair (Research) in the Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Toronto, where he holds the Jeffrey Skoll Endowed Chair in Software Engineering. He is Director of the minor and certificate programs in Artificial Intelligence Engineering and is a Faculty Affiliate of the Vector Institute for Artificial Intelligence. His research interests pertain to programmable digital systems, particuarly, design methodologies, architectures and circuits for field-programmable gate arrays (FPGAs).

In 2019, Jason received the Faculty Teaching Award from the Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering. Dr. Anderson has received seven ECE departmental teaching awards for excellence in undergraduate teaching (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016). In 2014, he received the Ontario Early Researcher Award from the Ministry of Research and Innovation. In 2013, he received the Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering Early Career Teaching Award. He has received five Best Paper Awards at international symposia. His research group received the Community Award at FPL 2014 "for contributions to open-source high-level synthesis", and he delivered a keynote talk on high-level synthesis, at the 2016 IEEE Int'l Conference on Field-Programmable Technology, held at Xi'an, China. He is an inventor on 28 U.S. patents, and he has co-authored over 100 research papers in refereed international journals and symposia, and 4 book chapters.