Gillian Saunders-Smits is Master track Coordinator of the Aerospace Structures & Materials Track in the Aerospace Engineering Faculty at Delft University of Technology. She has a Master Degree in Aerospace Engineering from Delft University of Technology, Faculty of Aerospace Engineering in the Netherlands and a Phd in Aerospace Engineering Education from the same institute.
She has been teaching aerospace engineering for more than 15 years and teaches Research Methodologies in the Master as part of the Aerospace Structures and Materials Department. She has served as the Faculty's online education coordinator and actively develops online courses and platforms for open learning. She has a real passion for quality engineering education and firmly believes that engineering education like engineering design is never finished and that we should always continue to look for the optimum.
Her research interest include engineering education, skills and competences, project and problem based learning and online education.
Master track Coordinator of the Aerospace Structures & Materials Track in the Aerospace Engineering Faculty at Delft University of Technology
PhD, Engineering Education, Aerospace Engineering, Delft University of Technology
MSc, Aerospace Engineering, Delft University of Technology