Thomas Kvan

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Honorary Fellow
Faculty of Architecture, Building & Planning

Professor Tom Kvan is the founding Director of LEaRN and Professor of Architecture. He is also the founding and current Director of AURIN, an NCRIS research capability to support urban research that is hosted at the University of Melbourne. In an earlier role as Pro Vice Chancellor (Campus and Global Developments) he provided leadership on campus in the alignment of academic and research strategies with opportunities for campus developments. Tom has served as Dean in three leading universities and is internationally recognised for his pioneering work in design, digital environments and design management.

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5 Jul 2018

While relocatable, prefabricated learning environments have formed an important component of school infrastructure in Australia, prefabrication for permanent school buildings is a new and emerging field. This review of prefabrication for schools is timely. In 2017, Australia’s two largest state education departments committed to prefabrication...

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