Jochen Martin studied telematics at the University of Technology in Graz with a focus on computer graphics, image processing and human-computer-interaction. He worked as a software engineer for several software companies. Since 2002 he is a lecturer and researcher in the degree programmes Information Design, Communication Design, Media Design, Interaction Design and Exhibition Design at FH JOANNEUM. His research interests are in the fields of human-computer-interaction, information visualisation, game-based learning and serious games. He was and is involved in several national and international research and development projects in the above mentioned fields.