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Dr Mariza Dima
Senior Lecturer in Games Design

Gaskell Building 175

Research area(s)

  • User Experience and User Interface design for multi-sensory body-based interactions with a focus on Augmented and Mixed Reality
  • Games for Change – using games for awareness and social innovation

Mariza’s work has been published and exhibited widely in leading academic conferences such as SIGGRAPH Asia, CHI, HCI International, British HCI, NordiCHI.

Research grants and projects

Research Projects


Designing Hybrid Mixed Reality/Heritage Performance Experiences to Support Decolonisation of Heritage Sites
Funder: Arts & Humanities Research Council
Duration: April 2022 - March 2024
Educational Innovation Brunel-Tampere
Funder: Seed-corn funding: Educational Innovation Brunel-Tampere
Duration: September 2020 - August 2021

Developing and piloting an international remote design model to boost interdisciplinary co-learning, motivation and creativity.

A framework for designing Mixed Reality situated learning experiences in cultural heritage sites
Funder: Arts & Humanities Research Council
Duration: May 2019 - January 2020