School of Design


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Research by staff and students contributes to the understanding of West Australian architecture, landscape and art within an Australian and world context.

Our research folio includes:

  • West Australian and Australian housing
  • Contemporary landscape theory
  • Globalisation
  • Architecture and the built environment
  • Urban design
  • Contemporary Australian art theory and practice
  • Ecological art history
  • Aboriginal modernism
  • Byzantine architecture
  • Agroforestry

Research projects

Current and recent projects by our staff have encompassed ethics and design, the intersection of philosophy, history and the built environment, and urban development.


Research publications from our staff

2012  |  2011  |  2010  |  2009  |  2008  |  2007  |  2006  |  2005


We offer high-quality research training for students through higher degree by research programs.