Matthew Goodwin Akers, SCAD sound design professor

Matthew Goodwin Akers

Sound design professor


  • B.S., design, Clemson University, 1993
  • M.F.A., art and technology, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, 1997


Developing and launching the world's first interdisciplinary bachelor of arts and masters of fine arts degree offering in sound design here at SCAD in 2003.


  • Electronic Music Foundation
  • Game Audio Network Guild

Publications and Presentations

Exhibitions (Excerpt):
Audio-visual performance
Jepson Center for the Arts, Savannah 2012

Sound installation
SCAD Museum of Art, Savannah, 2010

Experimental film
SXSW Film Conference and Festival, Austin, Texas, 2002

Interactive sound, video sculpture installation
Exhibited at Eighth International Symposium on Electronic Arts 1997