Current Appointment
School of Design, QUT
Professor of Urban Informatics2014 – ∞
College of Arts and Media, Tongji University, China
Visiting Professor2022 – 2023
Past Appointments
School of Communication and Culture, Aarhus University, Denmark
Honorary Professor2016 – 2021
School of Design, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
Visiting Professor2019
School of Design, QUT
Founding Director, QUT Design Lab2016 – 2017
School of Design, QUT
Research Leader (Design)2015
Computer Science & Engineering, University of Oulu, Finland
Professor in Residence2013
Academy of Arts and Design, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
Visiting Professor2013
Australian Business Foundation, co-sponsored by the Aurora Foundation
Research Fellow on Innovation & Cultural Industries2011 – 2012
Creative Industries Faculty, QUT
Associate Professor and Principal Research Fellow2009 – 2014
Creative Industries Faculty, QUT
Queensland Government Smart Futures Fellow2009 – 2011
Creative Industries Faculty, QUT
Vice-Chancellor’s Research Fellow2009 – 2011
Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford, UK
Visiting Fellow2007
Creative Industries Faculty, QUT
ARC Australian Postdoctoral Fellow (APD)2006 – 2008
QUT, Australia

Towards a Design Methodology to Support Social Networks of Residents in Inner-City Apartment Buildings Australian Postgraduate Award (APA) QUT Vice-Chancellor’s Initiative Scholarship [amongst the Top 10 PhD applicants] Scholarship from the Australasian CRC for Interaction Design (ACID) Executive Dean’s Commendation for Higher Degree Research 2006

QUT, Australia
MA (Digital Media)2002

Backing up the Smart State: E-Security in Queensland’s Small and Medium Enterprises Grade Point Average (GPA): 7.00

Furtwangen University, Germany
BCompSc (Hons) (Media Informatics)2002

Diplom-Informatiker (FH) Medieninformatik equivalent to Bachelor of Computer Science (First Class Honours) (Media Informatics) equivalent Grade Point Average (GPA): 6.79 Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement 2002, Mayor of Furtwangen, Germany

Griffith University, Australia

Grade Point Average (GPA): 6.63 Griffith Award for Academic Excellence 2000