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PhD Confirmation Milestone

Yesterday I presented my Confirmation presentation to a small audience of supportive friends, and colleagues, and a big scary evaluation panel

Goodbye CheckPoint <3

It was with a heavy yet hopeful heart that I recently made the decision to part ways with CheckPoint. It

The Importance of Sleep

Here I sit, once again, with a stubborn wakefulness at 5am. No this is not going to be a poem.

The Importance Of Stupidity In Scientific Research

A friend recently sent me this paper. I love it. It's the perfect way to reframe the work we do

Goodbye kidney, hello best feeling ever

14 years ago today, my sister and I underwent live kidney transplant. It was a wild success. Here's a post

A flash of fiction…

A couple of years ago I used to write regularly, a lot of it was fiction; some of it flash,

Game Design Book Club

Yesterday I discovered Liz England's book club - Game Design Book Club - where group members read one book per

Year in review – AKA – Things can only get better

But first, some backstory... In 2009, I was enrolled in a PhD program. It was shortlived, well... I completed half

Multiple Non-Weird Tricks

Stressed? Disorganised? Wanting ONE WEIRD TRICK to help you fix everything? Sorry, can't help you there. What I can do

More Than A PAX

One week ago today at midday, I was nervously preparing for my first of four panels at PAX. It was

First we Play, then we Write

Yesterday, I launched PlayWrite. It is a place for everyone who loves to play games, make games, and think, talk, read and write

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About My Work

Hi, I’m Jane ~ thanks for visiting!

I am a Researcher of Psychology and Games, and I’m currently undertaking a PhD at the University of the Sunshine Coast conducting research on the intersection of Psychology and Game Design.

What are you working on? I would love to hear from you!

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