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Professor Daniel Johnson

Professor
Science and Engineering Faculty
School of Computer Science
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Dr. Daniel Johnson leads the QUT Games Research and Interaction Design Lab and is a Professor in the Bachelor of Games and Interactive Entertainment.  He has completed Bachelors and Honours degrees in Psychology, a Graduate Certificate in Higher Education and a doctorate on the psychology of human-computer interactions and video games. Daniel has also worked in the games industry with companies such as NextGenVideos and The Binary Mill. His research interests include motivations for videogame play, the player experience, the impact of videogames on wellbeing, and gamification. He worked as a post-doctoral fellow at the University of Cambridge working for the Engineering Design Centre and remains an Affiliate of the Cambridge University Well-being Institute. Over the past decade, Daniel has undertaken consultancies exploring usability, user experience and design issues in entertainment and non-leisure software.

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Publications

Author publications, as listed on QUT ePrints http://eprints.qut.edu.au/view/person/Johnson,_Daniel.html

Research areas

Psychology
Video games
Inclusive design
Other information and computing sciences
Gamification
Other technology
Videogames
Player experience
Other psychology and cognitive sciences
Computer-human interaction
Well-being
Motivations for play

Contacts

Name: Professor Daniel Johnson
Phone: +61 7 3138 9263
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Date record created:
2013-12-06
Date record modified:
2021-01-08T15:30:31
Record status:
Published - Open Access