Espen Aarseth

The IT University of Copenhagen

Espen Aarseth is professor of game studies and head of the Center for Computer Games Research at the IT University of Copenhagen. He holds a Cand.Philol. in comparative literature and a Dr.Art. in humanistic informatics, both from the University of Bergen. He is co-founding Editor-in-Chief of the journal Game Studies (2001-), and an ERC Advanced Grant Laureate for the project MSG – Making Sense of Games (2016-2021).