Nelson Zagalo is Associate Professor of Interactive Media at University of Aveiro - Portugal. Until September 2017 he was Assistant Professor at University of Minho - Portugal, while there he created a master program on Interactive Media, founded the scientific laboratory EngageLab and the Portuguese Society for Videogames Sciences. He has served as technological and scientific consultant for companies, european and national funding programs, and superior education course accreditation. He has published more than one hundred peer-review papers in journals and conferences around the world. He has written the books "Interactive Emotions, from Film to Videogames" (2009), “Videogames in Portugal: History, Technology and Art” (2013), and "Creativity in the Digital Age" (2015).

For the academic curriculum visit DeGois, the Portuguese research database of curricula or Google Scholar. You can keep track of Nelson Zagalo through Facebook, Slide Share, LinkedIn and Twitter. Also you can read his Portuguese blogging at Virtual Illusion or follow his readings at GoodReads.

Department of Communication and Art
University of Aveiro
3810-193 Aveiro |