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Sam Snodgrass

Postdoc Game AI


Yetunde Folajimi

Postdoc Educational Game AI


Dylan Schouten

Postdoc Game-Human Interaction


Giovanni Troiano

Postdoc Game-Human Interaction


Omid Mohaddesi
PhD student Industrial Engineering


Nithesh Javvaji
PhD student Interdisciplinary Engineering


Jack Hart

Staff Game “Everything”


Rick Menasce
Staff Game Visual Design


  • Nolan Manning, Staff Game Art & Design, now BearSnake Interactive
  • Dean Thurston, Staff Game Programming, now BearSnake Interactive
  • Farah Abu-Arja, Staff Game Art, now UX designers at MIT Media Lab
  • Mikayel Avetisyan, Visting Scholar Institute for National Strategic Studies Armenia (Fulbright)
  • Jingwei Chen, Visiting Scholar Communication University of China (co-hosted with Celia Pearce)
  • Xina Jiang, Visiting PhD student Communication University of China
  • Jackie Barnes, Postdoc. Now Senior Research Scientist at the Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh (co-advised with Gillian Smith)
  • Amy Hoover, Postdoc. Now Assistant Professor at New Jersey Institute of Technology (co-advised with Gillian Smith)
  • Hassen Gharbi, Postdoc. Now Assistant Professor at University of La Manouba, Tunisia (co-advised with Magy Seif El-Nasr)
  • Steven C. Sutherland, Postdoc. Now Assistant Professor at University of Houston-Clear Lake
  • Christoffer Holmgard, Visting PhD student. Now Assistant Professer at Northeastern University (co-hosted with Alessandro Canossa)
  • Jesus Moreno, Visiting PhD student Universidad Rey Juan Carlos
  • Hunter Hustus, Law & Policy Doctoral program. Works at the US Air Force
  • Zhu Xiaofeng, Visiting PhD Student Communication University of China (co-hosted with Celia Pearce)