Dr. Jerry Schnepp is Chair of the Computer Science Department at Judson University in Elgin, IL. He teaches courses in Software Design Patterns, Interactive Media, User Experience, and Augmented and Virtual Reality. His research efforts focus on Technology Education, Learner Experience Design, Interactive Mobile Learning, and Computerized Sign Language Synthesis. Dr. Schnepp is the recipient of several prestigious awards recognizing teaching and scholarship. His research is published in journals including The International Journal of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education, The Journal of Information Technology Education, Computers in Education Journal, and Sign Language & Linguistics.