Director/Associate Professor, Bharti School of Engineering
Markus Timusk is a professional engineer, associate professor and the Director of the Bharti School of Engineering at Laurentian University. He previously served as the founding program coordinator of the Mechanical Engineering program at Laurentian University. Markus holds a PhD in Mechanical Engineering from Queen’s University as well as a Master’s in Engineering Science from Western University. His undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering is also from Western University. His research interests involve, the study of machinery failure and the development of decision support systems for the fault detection of mechanical systems including mobile mining equipment, industrial machinery and prototype automotive equipment. Prior to entering academia, he worked in the automotive industry developing vibration control devices for engines, designing machinery to simulate machinery duty and vibration.