Federico C. Gomez-Uroz, Assistant Professor, has been at CBU since 2004. Before CBU, he studied and worked in Spain and then at the University of Memphis, where he got his master's in Romance Languages. In addition to teaching, he designs and develops online/hybrid language courses. He combines his background in psychology, romance languages, and instructional design to explore the applications of game theory and gamification in the learning of foreign languages. He also works in the development of educational games for this purpose. When he is not working, he enjoys film, board games, and traveling.