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Areas of expertise: Health and Wellness, Human Computer Interaction, Video Games, Game Design, Game Studies, Design

Biography, Education and Training

I am currently a Professor of the Computational Media Department, Baskin  Engineering, University of California Santa Cruz. I am also currently serving as (although they might be a bit out of date soon enough):   Advisory board member of UCSC Center for Reimagining Leadership Advisory board member of Immergo Lab, LLC. UCSC faculty lead for the National Academies of Sciences’ Action Collaborative on Trajectories of Women of Color in Tech UCSC mento... more »

Areas of expertise: Human Computer Interaction, Game Design, Design

Biography, Education and Training

Katherine Isbister directs the Social Emotional Technology Lab She received her M.S. and Ph.D. from Stanford University, and completed a one-year postdoc at NTT in Japan. Isbister's research team creates interactive experiences at the intersection of HCI and Games/Play to heighten social and emotional connections and wellbeing, with over 100 peer-reviewed publications. Isbister is a recipient of MIT Technology Review's Young Innovator Award, and is an ACM ... more »

Dani Wright

Dani Wright

Lecturer of Art & Design: Games & Playable Media

Arts Division

Areas of expertise: Queer Studies, Game Design, Game Studies, Video Games, Game Design, Game Studies, New Media, Design

Biography, Education and Training

dani (she/they) is a game designer and educator currently lecturing at UC Santa Cruz. She has studied computer science and game design ever since discovering an interest during high school. After loving a couple of design-centric courses, they switched their undergraduate major from Computer Science: Game Design to Art and Design: Games & Playable Media. Currently, she is currently lecturing for the Art & Design: Games & Playable Media major at UC Santa Cruz. dani is passionate abou... more »

Areas of expertise: Animation, Design, Digital Media

Biography, Education and Training

Chris has been involved in technical/creative professions for most of his life. Starting his university studies in pure Math he graduated as an architect, then retrained as a furniture maker and worked for ten years as an independent designer/maker in Scotland. Moving to the US in 1989 he added a Master’s in product design and subsequently pursued a successful design career in North Carolina and California before being hired by Sun Microsystems as a senior digital modeler and animator. In ... more »

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