Senior Academic Staff Member
Eco design, professional practice, Design Factory NZ, postgraduate supervisor
- BDes (Hons)
Areas of expertise
Industry experience, affiliations, and achievements
What do you enjoy about teaching/your job?
What do you love about your area?
I teach a range of different subjects within our creative degrees. I love learning about new strategies to creatively solve problems, while also utilising technology to envisage ideas. I am very interested in design strategies for the environment.
Tell us about your experience in the industry
Prior to teaching, I trained as a textile designer. This led to various jobs within the design industry, such as working as a Visual Merchandiser, in-house Graphic Designer, and I led research and development projects in the wool industry in New Zealand.