Faculty and Staff

Director of the program is Sang Nam. For information regarding Computer Game Design please contact Mary Bean or tel 703-993-5734.

Faculty and Staff

  • Orin Adcox

    Adjunct Faculty, Computer Game Design, CVPA  Computer Game Design alumnus, CVPA

    Orin Adcox is an entrepreneur and game developer that co-owns a small game design studio located at the Virginia Serious Game Institute in which he creates Serious Games for various clientele within a myriad of subject matters. This includes everything from aid allocation in foreign countries to evaluating social and emotional skills of young students through games. When not working at his company, Orin teaches undergraduate classes in Mason’s game design program.
  • Mary Bean

    Administrative Assistant, Computer Game Design, CVPA

  • Jared Bruhn

    Adjunct Faculty, Computer Game Design, CVPA

    Jared Bruhn teaches game design courses in the Computer Game Design program, including Basic Game Design and Online and Mobile Gaming. Read more...
  • James Casey

    Assistant Director, VSGI
    Assistant Professor Computer Game Design, CVPA

    James has over 12 years of experience developing video games. He has extensive knowledge in the production and live management of games working on titles from Mythic Entertainment, Bioware, EA, and EA Mobile. Read more...
  • Robbie Dieterich

    Assistant Professor, Computer Game Design, CVPA

    Robbie Dieterich has a BS in Computer Science from the College of William and Mary and an MA in Computer Game Design from George Mason University. Read more...
  • Joshua Emswiller

    Administrative Assistant, Mason Game and Technology Academy

    Joshua Emswiller is the Administrative Assistant and Senior Instructor for the Mason Game & Technology Academy. He graduated from George Mason University with a BFA in Computer Game Design. Since graduating, he has been working as a 3D artist and animator for multiple private companies and VSGI start-up companies and contracts. As a Senior Instructor for MGTA, he has taught and developed a wide variety of courses, including: Game Design, Unity and Mixed Reality, Roblox Game Development, Minecraft Modding and Art & Animation.
  • Jacob Enfield

    Associate Research Professor, Computer Game Design, CVPA

    Jacob Enfield is a game developer, an educator, and researcher. He earned his Ph.D. in Instructional Systems Technology department at Indiana University; his M.S. in Educational Technology at CSU Fullerton; and his B.S. in Secondary Education at Kansas State University. Read more...
  • Daniel Greenberg

    Adjunct Faculty, Computer Game Design, CVPA

    Daniel Greenberg teaches game design topics in the Computer Game Design program, with a focus on history and analysis.
  • Greg Grimsby

    Assistant Professor, Computer Game Design, CVPA

    Gregory Grimsby, Assistant Professor in Computer Game Design, earned his MFA in painting from George Mason University. Read more...
  • Portrait of Seth Hudson

    Assistant Professor, Computer Game Design, CVPA

    Dr. Seth Andrew Hudson is an Assistant Professor of Game Writing in George Mason University’s Computer Game Design Program, situated in the College of Visual and Performing Arts. Read more...