Sandra Kaji-O’Grady took up the role of Head of School and Dean of Architecture at the University of Queensland in 2013. Her previous academic appointments were at Deakin University, the University of Melbourne, the University of Technology, Sydney and the University of Sydney. She was creative director, with John de Manincor, of the 2013 Australian Institute of Architects National Conference.
Sandra Kaji-O'Grady's Latest contributions
A frank and revealing discussion about how and why large Australian practices organize and fund research, and how they disseminate its findings.
Sandra Kaji O’Grady argues the Australian government’s funding cuts to higher education risk harming the global esteem of Australian architects, academics and graduates.
A recent survey uncovered worryingly high rates of mental illness among architecture students. Is student life being eroded? And is our professional workaholic culture part of the problem?
Sandra Kaji O’Grady considers whether, in a quest to develop viable models for self-sufficient housing, architects can act as the mediators between climate-change denial and the apocalyptic persuasions of survivalists.
New developments in architecture and technology are making pure air privately available. We should be concerned.