Jervis Thompson is a faculty member in the Department of Media Arts, Digital Media Program at Drexel University. Jervis teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in Interactivity and Multimedia. Before teaching at Drexel University, Jervis served as a Master Technical Training Instructor with Secret Clearance for the USAF. As a member of a mobile training team he traveled worldwide to instruct Department of Defense personnel in Software Engineering, Networking, SUN OS/Solaris 2.3 UNIX System Administration and Oracle/SQL. Jervis is presently a partner and Interactive Multimedia Engineer with EPDESIGN, a company specializing in the production of presentations, reference software and games for Internet, CDROM, and DVD delivery media.