Students in the GSAS program have the unique opportunity to work alongside faculty who share years of combined experience in the game design industry. The faculty bring to the program a diverse range of research interests, including computer science, artificial intelligence, interactive art, and serious games.
- AB, Psychology, Rutgers University
- PhD, Comparative and Physiological Psychology, University of California, Berkeley
Ralph Noble is an associate professor in the Department of Cognitive Science. He also serves as the Director of the First Year Studies Program at Rensselaer. In his early career, Dr. Noble focused on Evolutionary Psychology and Behavioral Endocrinology with a focus on the neuroendocrine control of sensory motor systems. Currently, his interests include the psychology of games and modeling bureaucratic control systems.