PhDs in Design

Associate Professor Laurene Vaughan, Associate Professor Cameron Tonkinwise, Professor Andrew Morrison  and Design Futures Lab members
RMIT School of Media and Communication,  School of Design, Carnegie Mellon University and the Centre for Design Research, Oslo School of Architecture and Design

For over ten years members of the Design Futures Lab have been engaged in design research degrees initially through Masters of Design and now PhDs in design. Research degrees are undertaken through, for and about practice, with an increasing interest in innovative models for practice based design research. We actively explore future directions for design research degrees with national and international partners.

In 2013 Cameron Tonkinwise and Laurene Vaughan convened Critiquing the North American Design PhD at the School of Design at CMU.

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