Meet the Instructors
PhD in Game Technology
University of Austin, TX
President and Founder of Akula Games
Adjunct Professor at UT
Gameplay that fosters empathy between players, cooperative game mechanics, Russian folklore, and Brazilian jiu-jitsu.
Ico and Metal Gear Solid 3
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Electronic Arts (EA)
Shipped: "Star Wars - Galaxy of Heroes" (Senior Designer)
Shipped: "Portal 2", "Portal 2 in Motion" on PSN, Steam
Shipped: "Rise of the Tomb Raider"
God of War II - Adventure Game of the Year
God of War II - Action and Adventure
Metroid Prime 2: Echoes - Action/Adventure
Metroid Prime 2: Echoes - First Person Action Game of the Year
Metroid Prime 2: Echoes - Gamecube
Master's in Fine Arts in Animation & Visual Effects
The Academy of Art University in San Francisco, CA
Freelance Illustrator, Designer and 3D Modeler
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MEET OUR BOARD
Director of the Laboratory for Real-time Graphics and Parallel Systems at UT Austin
Don is Trammell Crow Regents' Professor in the Department of Computer Sciences and the Director of the Laboratory for Real-time Graphics and Parallel Systems. He is also a member of the Computer Engineering Research Center, Institute for Computational Engineering and Sciences, and Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.
Software Consultant and Co-Founder of WebStudent International
Donna specializes in commercialization strategies for potential of innovations in science and technology. She is a fierce advocate for using video games to teach leadership and management skills to children.
Video Game Developer and Producer
Gordon Walton has been authoring games and managing game development since 1977. He is currently President of Art & Craft Entertainment, Inc., which is building the crowdfunded MMO Crowfall™. Prior positions include VP and Exec Producer at Playdom Austin, VP and co-Studio General Manager at BioWare Austin working on Star Wars®: The Old Republic™, VP, Executive Producer and Studio Manager at Sony Online Entertainment in Austin, working on an unannounced product and Star Wars Galaxies at Sony Online Entertainment.