Prospective Graduate Students

If you are interested in working with me at the University of Calgary, please send me your CV and academic transcripts (email listed on my university profile) and describe why you want to join my Serious Games Research Group.

Fully funded Computer Science Ph.D. positions available now in the areas of VR/AI/Games for serious purposes.


Admission requirements:

Application deadlines:

By joining my research group as a PhD student, you will have the chance to take on leadership and mentorship roles in my lab.
Qualified candidates are invited to send an email to me with your CV and unofficial academic transcripts, with "Prospective PhD Student" in the email subject.

For January 2024, I am only considering Ph.D. applicants, not M.Sc. applicants.

Admission requirements for Computer Science Master's:

We have a guaranteed minimum funding package for our thesis-based M.Sc. and Ph.D. students. We also have funding to support students to attend academic conferences. Our graduate students receive health, dental, and vision insurance. Other benefits include maternity leave, partner leave, etc.

We recognize the importance of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion, and we promote EDI in research and in the professional development of the students in my research group.

Transdisciplinary program: Computational Media Design (CMD), M.Sc. and Ph.D.:

Other degrees we offer:

Prospective students, I would be happy to answer your questions regarding my group. Due to the volume of emails I receive, I may not be able to respond to all applicants.

Finally, here are some notes and advice for prospective graduate students.