A/PROF Clare Newton

A/PROF Clare Newton



Member of

  • Design Support for Schools Project Group. Member 2007 -
  • Examiners' committee Architects Registration Board of Victoria (ARBV). Member 2005 -
  • Architecture Registration Board of Victoria (ARBV). Registered Architect 1983 -
  • Innovation - Next Practice Design Teams, Department of Education. Design Teams - Expert Panel member 2007 - 2008


Selected publications


Investigator on


Education and training

  • EdD, University of South Australia 2017
  • GCUT, University of Melbourne 2005
  • BArch, University of Melbourne 1980

Awards and honors

  • Sisalation Prize (Annual Prize for architects first awarded in 1956), Architects Institute of Australia, 2008
  • Fellow of the Royal Australian Institute of Architects, 2004
  • Department of Infrastructure Innovation Award, National Association of Women in Construction, 1998


Available for supervision

  • Y

Supervision Statement

  • Founding member of the Learning Environments Applied Research Network (LEaRN) Chair of the Hallmark Ageing Research Initiative (HARI) Research expertise in design of learning environments and design for ageing