Dr. Christopher Erhardt is Head of School - US Campuses at the Academy of Interactive Entertainment. In 2008, Dr. Erhardt ran a game training facility in India where he designed and produced three commercial titles using students and faculty from his program. From 2000-2007, he was the Associate Dean as well as V.P.-Production for DigiPen Institute of Technologies in the United States.
Prior to 1998, Dr. Erhardt was producer, designer and project director of more than 24 consumer based video game titles on multiple platforms for publishers such as Electronic Arts, Infogrammes, GT Interactive, Infocom and Activision, and successfully ran development teams in Russia, France, England and the United States. Dr. Erhardt currently splits his time between Seattle, Washington, Lafayette, Louisiana and Canberra, Australia.