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Stephen JacobsProfessor & Steering Committee MemberSchool of Interactive Games and Media & IGDA Free and Open Source Software SIG

Stephen Jacobs teaches classes in game design, production and history, interactive narrative, and Free and Open Source Software. He also holds the position of Visiting Scholar at The Strong National Museum of Play. Most recently, he taught “History and Design of Pinball” at RIT and produced The Original Mobile Games for Nintendo Switch, iOS and Android in conjunction with The Strong and Second Avenue Learning, Inc. He is a lifetime member of the IGDA and has been a co-founder of and/or served in leadership roles in, several SIGs since 2001.