Bob Eichvald | Dev Degree
Bob Eichvald

Bob Eichvald

Bob is the Associate Director, Co-op Program and Partnerships at the Lassonde School of Engineering. He grew the co-op program from a small pilot to a fully operational program with over 200 students successfully securing positions in 2018/19. Bob also worked with Shopify to bring the innovative Dev Degree program to Lassonde, as part of his vision to have Lassonde be a world leader in WIL. He has been a career and co-op professional for 20 years working at both colleges and universities. Bob is a member of the Co-operative and Work Integrated Learning (CEWIL), a leader in WIL in Canada. He is passionate about creating exceptional work-integrated learning experiences for students and believes that this is a vital intersection of Canadian society, where post-secondary education meets with employers and the relationship is beneficial to both.

 

Student pod in Bergeron Centre at York University
Bob Eichvald from the Lassonde School of Engineering talks about the expansion of Dev Degree to York University in Toronto...