Jessica Mezei

Strategic Consultant

Propact LLC

City
New York, New York, United States
Discipline
Education
Interests
Science learning spaces, game design, teacher education.
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About

Jess graduated in May 2009 with an Ed.M in Science Education and continued as a doctoral student within the Math, Science and Technology department at Teachers College, Columbia University. She is a certified New York State high school biology teacher with teaching experiences in New York and Scotland. She is currently a full time graduate student with research interests including the learning sciences, creativity, game design and teacher support. She is currently working on a grant funded project developing a game for health and has also worked on innovative educational technology projects at the Edlab.
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Publications

  • Lit: Serious Game Design for Health

    Mezei J, Alex N, Jamalian A, Levitan P, Hammer J, Kinzer C

    Education, Health, and Human Services Linkages (2010)

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  • Lit: A Game Intervention for Nicotine Smokers

    Jamalian A, Mezei J, Levitan P, Alex N, Hammer J

    Games 4 Change Conference (2009)

    • -- Readers Readers not available. This publication is not currently accessible in the Mendeley catalog.
  • Lit to Quit: A Mobile Game for Health.

    Alex N, Jamalian A, Levitan P, Mezei J, Hammer J, Kinzer C

    GDC-Serious Games Go Mobile: Three Projects Pushing Serious Games into Mobile Platforms (2010)

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  • A Model of Collaborative Discourse to Promote Participatory Classroom Culture and Literacy in a High-school Science Classroom

    Mezei J, Rivet A

    NARST- Science Learning: Contexts, Characteristics and Interactions (2010)

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Professional experience

Strategic Consultant

Propact LLC

August 2013 - Present

Ph.D Student

Columbia University

September 2009 - Present

Education Program Manager

Mendeley

September 2010 - July 2013 (2 years 10 months)

Edlab Graduate Researcher

Teachers College, Columbia University

August 2008 - June 2010 (1 year 10 months)

Science Education Graduate Assistant

Teachers College, Columbia University

September 2008 - May 2009 (8 months)

Education history

Teachers College, Columbia University

Ph.D, Science Education

September 2009 - Present

Teachers College, Columbia University

Ed.M, Science Education

September 2007 - May 2009 (1 year 8 months)

Elmira College

B.A, Biology and Secondary Education

September 2003 - May 2007 (3 years 8 months)