Area of Expertise:

Video games and learning;
cognition and learning in online games

Constance Steinkuehler is an Associate Professor of Digital Media at the University of Wisconsin – Madison. She is currently on leave to serve as a Senior Policy Analyst at the Office of Science and Technology Policy in the Executive Office of the President to advise on national initiatives related to games and learning. She researches cognition and learning in online games. She is especially interested in the forms of science, literacy, and sociocultural skills that young adults learn from online play.