Meet our people

Meet the leadership team and expert academic and professional staff who make up the School of Architecture and Urban Design.


School executive

  • Suzie Attiwill – Associate Professor/Associate Dean, Interior Design
  • Kate Duggan – Senior Manager, Planning and Resources
  • Paul Minifie – Associate Professor/Associate Dean, Research and Innovation (Acting)
  • Vivian Mitsogianni – Professor/Associate Dean, Architecture
  • Katrina Simon – Associate Professor/Associate Dean, Landscape Architecture
  • Donna Bailey – Administrative Officer, Dean’s Office 


  • Alisa Andrasek – Professor of Design Innovation Technology
  • Paul Carter – Professor of Design (Urbanism)
  • Harriet Edquist – Professor of Architectural History / Director, RMIT Design Archives
  • Sand Helsel – Professor of Architecture / Director, PRS-Asia
  • Tom Holbrook – Professor of Architecture (Urbanism) – Industry Fellow
  • Anton James – Professor of Landscape Architecture
  • Mark Jacques – Professor of Architecture (Urbanism) – Industry Fellow
  • Tom Kovac – Professor of Architecture Innovation
  • Carey Lyon – Professor of Architecture
  • Eva Prats – Professor of Architecture (Urbanism) – Industry Fellow

Emeritus Professors

Adjunct Professors

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Acknowledgement of country

RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business. - Artwork created by Louisa Bloomer