Phone: (919) 966-9414
Currently Accepting PhD Students
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
School of Nursing
Carrington Hall, CB #7460
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7460
Jason holds an MSIS from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Information and Library Science program and an MLA from Alaska Pacific University.
Jason Morningstar is Webmaster at the UNC School of Nursing. The School of Nursing Webmaster is ultimately responsible for all public-facing electronic content generated by the School and shared via Web or display kiosk. in addition, the Webmaster is the school’s liaison and resource for Qualtrics
and special projects related to electronic content and incorporating games into teaching and learning.
Winner, Diana Jones Award for Excellence in Gaming, 2008 and 2011
Electronic content accessibility
Games for teaching and learning
Boss, Emily Care, Jason Morningstar and Ivan Vaghi. "Beyond the Game Master." States of Play: Nordic Larp Around the World. ed. Juhanna Pettersson. Helsinki: Pohjoismaisen roolipelaamisen seura, 2012.
Morningstar, Jason. "Visual Design as Metaphor: The Evolution of A Character Sheet." Analog Game Studies 1 issue V (2015).
Selected Conference Presentations
Morningstar, Jason. Quick and Dirty Games for Teaching and Learning in Medical Education. Presented at Innovation Learning Network Annual Meeting, 2009.
Morningstar, Jason. Iterative Games for Nursing Education. Presented at Kaiser-Permanente Nursing Summit, 2010.
Morningstar, Jason. Introduction to GMless Play. Presented at Gen Con 2010. https://archive.org/details/gen_con_2012_gmless_play
Airaksinen, Aleksi, Emily Care Boss, Joonas Ilvonen, Jason Morningstar, Lizzie Stark, and Ville Takanen. Introduction to Nordic Larp. Presented at Gen Con 2012. https://archive.org/details/gen_con_2012_nordic_larp
McDowall-Thomas, Dominic and Jason Morningstar. The International RPG Scene. Presented at Gen Con 2012. https://archive.org/details/gen_con_2012_international_rpg_scene
Hite, Kenneth and Jason Morningstar. History, Panic, and History Panic. Presented at Metatopia 2012. https://archive.org/details/gen_con_2012_history_panic
Ernest, James and Jason Morningstar. Volatility in Game Design. Presented at Metatopia 2012.
Ernest, James and Jason Morningstar. Making Independent Games. Presented at Metatopia 2012.