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Dave Jones

  • PhD Candidate
  • CeME Lab Research Assistant
  • Old Dominion University
  • 0ReadersNumber of instances of Dave's publications in Mendeley libraries. Updated daily.
  • 9PublicationsNumber of items in Dave's My Publications folder on Mendeley.

Research interests

Experience DesignActivity TheoryActor Network TheoryCo-creationVideo Games

About

I am a PhD candidate studying Technical Communication and User Experience Design at Old Dominion University. My research examines the roles of participants in co-creative gaming networks. I am especially interested in how those roles are impacted by the policies and technologies that try to shape participatory agency, and the efforts of participants to better understand their relationships with other network actors. My approach is interdisciplinary, merging theory and practice from several fields to explore ways to design for the negotiation of participatory agency in networks. I also work as a user experience architect for internet start-up companies.

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  • Jeffrey T.K.V. Koh

    Jeffrey T.K.V. KohUniversity of New South Wales

  • Joyce Seitzinger

    Joyce SeitzingerDeakin University

  • Douglas Eyman

    Douglas EymanGeorge Mason University

  • jeremy hunsinger

    jeremy hunsingerWilfrid Laurier University

  • Jason Swarts

    Jason SwartsNorth Carolina State University

  • Liza Potts

    Liza PottsMichigan State University

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Publications (5)

  • Tracing The User Experience of Participation : What is It and Why Does it Matter ?

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  • Black Boxes and Co-Creation in LittleBigPlanet 2

    • Jones D
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  • Games Communities

    • Jones D
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  • Tweeting Disaster: Hashtag Constructions and Collisions

    • Potts L
    • Seitzinger J
    • Jones D
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  • Games as Texts: Semiotics in Gameplay and Cutscenes

    • Jones D
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Professional experience

CeME Lab Research Assistant

Old Dominion University

September 2009 - Present

Instructor

University of Evansville

August 2006 - December 2009(3 years)

Instructor

University of Southern Indiana

August 2003 - December 2009(6 years)

Education history

PhD Professional Writing and New Media

Old Dominion University

August 2008 - Present

MA English (Creative Writing Emphasis)

Morehead State University

August 2001 - May 2003(2 years)