Jean Haefner

B.F.A., M.F.A.
School of Art and Design

Office: 235 Applied Arts
Phone: 715/232-1097


M.F.A. in Computer-Mediated Art & Interactive Forms
University of Wisconsin -Madison

B.F.A. in Photography and Advertising Design
University of Wisconsin -Madison

PhD. credits in Education Technology
Research in Visual Design & Games for Learning

Research Interests

  • Emerging design interaction models
  • Game design and development
  • Analog and digital photography
  • Time-based art
Education Research
  • m-Learning
  • iPads for Learning and Utility
  • Learning portfolios
  • Community building in virtual space

Courses Taught


GDD 101 Intro to Video & Computer Game Design and Development
GDD 325 Two Dimensional Game Design and Development


GDD 101 Intro to Video & Computer Game Design and Development
GDD 325 2 Dimensional Game Design & Development
DES 220 Introduction to 2D Digital Imaging
DES 325 Multimedia Web Design
Media 204 Exploring Photography
Tech 230 Exploring Technology

Office Hours

318 AA
T TH 12:30 to 2:30
And by Appointment
Office Phone: 232-5374
IM/Skype: profhaefner


ACM SIGGRAPH - Student Advisor
IGDA - Design Education
College Art Association
AIGA  - Design Educators
isea - International Society for Electronic Artists
Second Life -NMC

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