Centers and Labs

The following research centers and laboratories are also based in our School:

Center for Media Studies‚Ä®

Director: Ian Bogost

Communication Center (CommLab)

Executive Director: Karen Head

Director: Brandy Ball Blake

Creative Career Origination Lab (colab)

Director: Jillann Hertel

Digital Humanities Lab

Director: Lauren Klein

The James and Mary Wesley Center for New Media Education and Research‚Ä®

Director: Jay Bolter

Science Fiction Lab

Coordinators: Lisa Yaszek; Karen Viars

Design and Social Interaction Studio

Coordinator: Nassim JafariNaimi

Prototyping eNarrative Lab (Pen Lab)

Coordinator: Janet Murray

Experimental Game Lab

Coordinator: Anne Sullivan

Expressive Machinery Lab (formerly the ADAM Lab)

Coordinator: Brian Magerko

Participatory Publics Lab

Coordinator: Chris Le Dantec

Digital World & Image Group

Coordinator: Michael Nitsche

Four Four Beat Labs

Coordinator: Joycelyn Wilson

Local Data Design Lab

Coordinator: Yanni Loukissas

Augmented Environments Lab

Coordinators: Jay Bolter, Blair MacIntyre, Maribeth Gandy

Digital Integrative Liberal Arts Center

Director: Janet Murray

Steering Committee: Steven Hodges, Lauren Klein, Janet Murray, and Bradley Rittenhouse

Lab Manager: Bradley Rittenhouse