Drew Davidson

Carnegie Mellon University

Drew Davidson is a professor, producer and player of interactive media. His background spans academic, industry and professional worlds. He is interested in stories across texts, comics, games and other media.

 

Drew is the Director of the Entertainment Technology Center at Carnegie Mellon University and the Founding Editor of ETC Press and its Well Played series and journal. He helped create the Sandbox Symposium, an ACM SIGGRAPH conference on video games and served on the IGDA Education SIG and serves on many advisory, editorial and review boards as well as judge and jury panels. He is the lead on several grants with Macarthur and Gates, and has written and edited books, journals, articles and essays on narratives across media, serious games, analyzing gameplay, and cross-media communication.