Mentor Session: Paul Toprac
Friday, March 11
3:45PM - 4:45PM
110 E 2nd St
Mentor Sessions enable less-established new media professionals to gain seven minutes of direct one-on-one career-related counsel from a more established / more experienced new media professional.
This Mentor Session will require advance online sign up.
That being said, we are sometimes able to accommodate walk ups on-site if time is available.
GAMMA Program, University of Texas at Austin
Paul Toprac is the Associate Director and Senior Lecturer, Game and Mobile Media Applications (GAMMA) Program, at The University of Texas at Austin. Previously, Toprac was at the Southern Methodis...Show the rest
Paul Toprac is the Associate Director and Senior Lecturer, Game and Mobile Media Applications (GAMMA) Program, at The University of Texas at Austin. Previously, Toprac was at the Southern Methodist University and before then, the Executive Director of the Austin Technology Council. He has written numerous articles and book chapters on how to use digital games to promote motivation and affect emotions. Toprac has more than the twenty years of experience in the software industry, in roles ranging from CEO to product manager to consultant. During this time, Toprac has hired, or been part of the hiring process, dozens of people and has helped hundreds get jobs. He holds a Bachelor's of Science in Chemical Engineering, a Master's of Business Administration, and a Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction from The University of Texas at Austin.Hide the rest