Jon Whetzel

Sandia National Laboratories

Jon Whetzel

Sandia National Laboratories

Biography

Jon Whetzel is a Senior Member of Technical Staff at Sandia National Laboratories within the Interactive Simulation & Systems Analysis group. Jon’s work in serious games and interactive simulations has been deployed to the US Navy, US Air Force, Department of Homeland Security, and Department of Energy. He has several publications on studying behaviors within massively multiplayer online games (MMOG) and their relation to real-world conflict. Jon also serves as an Adjunct Professor within the Cinematic Arts department at the University of New Mexico teaching game development. He holds an M.S. in Computer Science from Texas A&M University.