Experts Guide

Welcome to the RIT Experts Guide. Here you will find information on RIT faculty and staff with expertise in a variety of areas. Each profile includes the expert’s credentials and contact information.

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Stephen Jacobs

Professor, interactive games and media
Associate Director of the MAGIC Center
Visiting Scholar, National Center for the History of Electronic Games

Expert in:
Consumer electronics
Computing hardware and software
DVDs
Digital television
Video game design and development
Open Source Software development

Credentials:
MA in media studies, New School for Social Research
Published over 250 articles on games, entertainment and personal technology
Regular columnist for the magazines: Videomaker, Television Business International, TV 2.0 and the technology news web site CNET.
His "What the Tech!" radio show, aired for three years on NPR, WXXI AM 1370

Contact:
Scott Bureau, University News Services, 585-475-2481 or sbbcom@rit.edu