Dr Natalie Wright

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Faculty of Engineering,
School of Architecture & Built Environment

Personal details


Senior Lecturer in Interior Architecture
Faculty of Engineering,
School of Architecture & Built Environment


design education, design thinking, design led innovation, knowledge economy, creative economy, secondary education, action research, design activism, metadesign, social inclusion


Design Practice and Management, Architecture

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


  • PhD (Queensland University of Technology)
  • Grad. Dip in Interior Design (Queensland University of Technology)
  • Bachelor of Built Environment (Interior Design) (Queensland University of Technology)

Professional memberships and associations

  • Design Institute of Australia (DIA) Accredited Designer: 2003 – Present
  • Design Institute of Australia (DIA) Member: 2003 – 2007; Fellow: 2007 - Present


Teaching Areas

  • CI Projects - The Window Project (Artisan) & The Window Project 2  (QUT Optometry Clinic)
  • Masters of Architecture - Research
  • Second year Interior Design
  • Fourth year Interior Design
  • Interior Technology 3 – Construction Documentation and Administration
  • Furniture Studies
  • Professional Practice
  • Professional Studies
  • Work Integrated Learning
  • Community Engaged Learning Lab
  • Design Thinking
  • Design for Secondary Schools


Selected publications

QUT ePrints

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