Hillary Gould is pursuing her PhD in Information Science and Learning Technologies at the University of Missouri. Her research interests include virtual reality learning environments, game-based learning, attitudes and perceptions about video games in the classroom, serious games & simulation design, and cultivating stealth learning opportunities using existing digital games.
Hillary received her Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering with an Emphasis in Logistics from the University of Arkansas in 2012. She is a former small business owner and engineering consultant. Hillary also obtained her Master of Science in Learning Technologies and Design: Online Education and Graduate Certificate in College Teaching from the University of Missouri in 2021 as well as her Graduate Certificate in Serious Games & Simulation Design in 2022.