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Dr. Dave Eng, Ed.D.

Dr. Dave Eng, Ed.D.

Dave Eng, Managing Partner is an intellectual and creative educator, designer, and researcher who combines games, theory, and technology to define next practice. He has over 12 years of higher education experience working in student affairs, administration, and the faculty. His accolades include the book *Other Duties as Assigned: Student Affairs on Semester at Sea; an interview by the New York Times on serving“Suitcase Schools;” as well presenting and speaking at over 20 different academic and professional conferences.

Dave serves as a clinical professor & educational technologist at New York University’s School of Professional Studies and a professor of practice of table top game design at Troy University. 

Dave consults with businesses, institutions, and organizations as the Managing Partner of University XP on game, instructional, and experiential design, as well as in training, up skilling, research, and development. 

Dave advises student affairs professionals on their job search in his role as Provost at The Job Hakr.  

His research interests include learning theory, technology, and games. Find out more at

Fun Fact: He has been seasick in every time zone.

New York University School of Professional Studies
Troy University
University XP
The Job Hakr

Northeastern University, EdD
New York University, MA
University of Hartford, BA

Brian Eng

Brian Eng

Brian Eng, Design Partner is a gamer, a maker, and a designer. He holds a bachelor's degree in Physics and a postgraduate certificate in Advanced Laser Systems. He has over a decade of industry experience in high tech manufacturing, and is a self-taught practitioner of multiple programming languages, web-development, and test automation. Brian also enjoys completing side projects, such as woodworking commissions, creating professional web based design solutions, and designing modern boardgames.

Brian is an active life learner who combines his enthusiasm for games, design, art, and self-improvement as a University XP partner.