Staff Profiles: Jamie Stewart

Jamie Stewart

Staff Profile: Jamie Stewart
Academic Course Leader in Games Programming

Jamie Stewart

Jamie Stewart

Academic Course Leader in Games Programming

Creative Computing

After life as an independent developer, Jamie transitioned into education. He has worked for AAA games companies, 2K Sports and Eutechnyx, on various titles on different platforms before migrating into mobile and handheld games development.


Growing up in a rural Australia armed with a desire to survive the hordes of venomous creatures, Jamie took to programming to keep him indoors.

He has worked for AAA games companies in the UK, 2K Sports and Eutechnyx, on a variety of titles and console platforms before migrating into indie game development on mobile platforms such as android and iOS.

After some time as an Independent developer, Jamie transitioned into education and has taught programming at undergraduate and masters level at Universities in Australia, The Netherlands and the UK.


Award Title Institution Date
BIT Bachelors Degree in Information Technology Charles Sturt University 2002
Cert IV Training and Assessment Academy of Interactive Entertainment 2012
MSc Games Programming Teesside University 2012

Teaching and research


Jamie teaches on a variety of the programming centric modules for the Games Programming Undergraduate and on the modules covering games programming on the Games Design Undergraduate.