DesignMind is located at Deakin University’s Geelong Waterfront Campus. Please don’t hesitate to contact DesignMind for more information or email our Co-directors Professor Tuba Kocaturk and Dr Russell Kennedy to discuss research collaboration opportunities.

Professor  Tuba Kocaturk


Professor of Integral Design and the founding Director of MInD (Mediated Intelligence in Design) Research Lab in the School of Architecture and Built Environment at Deakin University. 

Dr Russell Kennedy


Senior Lecturer and Course Director at Deakin University. Academic and practitioner of communication design and filmmaking. Fellow of the Design Institute of Australia (DIA), and President of ico-D, International Council of Design (2009-2011). 

Ms Kylie Crane

Community Liaison Officer

Bachelor of Information Management from Deakin University. Ten years experience in communications at the CSIRO and eight years at  Deakin.

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