Researcher

Miss Iva Durakovic

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Fields of Research (FoR)

Architectural design, Architectural science and technology, Interior design, Workplace wellbeing and quality of working life, Design not elsewhere classified, Other built environment and design, Other built environment and design not elsewhere classified

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Biography

Iva Durakovic is an interior architect with over 10 years Industry experience working on a wide range of high-profile award winning workplace design projects. She holds a Bachelor of Interior Architecture Hons (Class 1) from the University of New South Wales where she is currently Associate Lecturer in the Interior Architecture program at the School of Built Environment. Her research focuses on the behavioural impacts of workplace design, both...view more

Iva Durakovic is an interior architect with over 10 years Industry experience working on a wide range of high-profile award winning workplace design projects. She holds a Bachelor of Interior Architecture Hons (Class 1) from the University of New South Wales where she is currently Associate Lecturer in the Interior Architecture program at the School of Built Environment. Her research focuses on the behavioural impacts of workplace design, both from perspectives of physical and experiential performance, with the aim to develop more effective measures of productivity factors, particularly within tertiary education workplace contexts.


My Qualifications

Bachelor of Interior Architecture (Hons Class 1)


My Awards

2016: Winner Melbourne Design 100 Silver Medal, Interior Design Corporate Category
2015: Finalist IDEA Awards
2015: Winner Best Office Interior Asia Pacific Property Awards,
2015: Commendation AIDA Awards, Melbourne
2014: Finalist WIN Awards London
2014: Finalist Spark Awards US
2012: Commendation Asia Pacific Property Awards, Singapore
2012: Shortlisted IDEA and IDA Awards
 

 


My Research Activities

The Future of Work - Industry partnership with Davenport Campbell. A longitudinal generative study of workplace evolution from the future workforce. Embedded work-integrated learning pathway through the design studio

Evaluating how we work during COVID-19 - https://msd.unimelb.edu.au/she/research/evaluating-how-we-work-during-covid-19 

Collaborate Cambodia: Creating authentic transcultural learning through multi stakeholder engagement in international studios and placements towards building better career-ready graduates.

Scaffolded, simulated work-integrated learning in design education - https://www.ijwil.org/


My Teaching

Current
 
Associate Lecturer
Lecturer and Course Convenor: INTA 2101 Design Practice 1 Enquire, 2302 Design Practice 6 Speculate, BENV6800 Professional Placements
 
2011-2016
 
University of NSW, Sessional Tutor
INTA 2402 Design Practice 8: Resolve
INTA 2301 Design Practice 5: Narrate
INTA 2302, Communications & Professional Practice 
 
 
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Location

Red Centre West Wing, Room 2011

Contact

+61 2 9385 1449