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Prof

Tom Kvan

Honorary
Architecture, Building And Planning
cognition; collaboration
science & technology
technology
engineering
computer science
construction & building technology
architecture
engineering, civil
computer science, interdisciplinary applications
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Prof

Tom Kvan

 
Division
Architecture, Building And Planning
 
Primary Interest
Digital design
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Prof

Tom Kvan

 

With many years in senior leadership roles in three universities, most recently serving from 2007 – 2015 as Dean of the Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning in Melbourne during which time he led the establishment of the Melbourne School of Design and delivered an award-winning building to host the graduate school. Tom is internationally recognised for his pioneering work in design, digital environments and design management.

He is the founding Director of LEaRN (the Learning Environments Applied Research Network), delivering multidisciplinary research on learning and architecture, and was founding Director of AURIN, the Australian Urban Research Information Network, which has developed a national digital infrastructure to support urban research, both networks hosted at the University of Melbourne.

Tom has practiced in architecture in Africa, Europe, Hong Kong and the USA in practices small to large, was director of software development in an IT start-up in California and a management consultant to architects and engineers. He has been a member of the Board of Directors in digital design and facility management associations worldwide and serves on the boards of several journals and professional organisations. Author of over 140 publications, his latest co-authored book, The Making of Hong Kong (Routledge), explores the volumetric city as a sustainable urban form.

Projects

Displaying the 29 most recent projects by Tom Kvan.

29

Projects

Project Types


21

Research Grant


4

Internal Research Grant


4

Research Contracts


Scholarly Works

Displaying the 135 most recent scholarly works by Tom Kvan.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2005

FRICS - Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors


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Award

Credentials

Positions


Honorary

Architecture, Building And Planning

Affiliate

Royal Australian Institute of Architects

Fellow

Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors

Education


Certificate in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education

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Doctor of Philosophy

England

Master of Arts

University of Cambridge

Masters Architecture

University of California - Los Angeles

Bachelor of Arts

University of Cambridge