Miss Iva   Durakovic
Associate Lecturer

Miss Iva Durakovic

Bachelor of Interior Architecture (Hons Class 1)

Arts,Design & Architecture
School of Built Environment

Iva Durakovic is an interior architect with over 10 years Industry experience working on a wide range of high-profile award winning workplace design projects. She holds a Bachelor of Interior Architecture Hons (Class 1) from the University of New South Wales where she is currently Associate Lecturer in the Interior Architecture program at the School of Built Environment. Her research focuses on the behavioural impacts of workplace design, both from perspectives of physical and experiential performance, with the aim to develop more effective measures of productivity factors, particularly within tertiary education workplace contexts.

+61 2 9385 1449
Red Centre West Wing, Room 2011


  • Journal articles | 2021
    Miss Iva Durakovic
    Marzban S; Durakovic I; Candido C; Mackey M, 2021, 'Learning to work from home: experience of Australian workers and organizational representatives during the first Covid-19 lockdowns', Journal of Corporate Real Estate, http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/JCRE-10-2020-0049
    Journal articles | 2020
    Miss Iva Durakovic
    Karia AM; Balane C; Norman R; Robinson S; Lehnbom E; Durakovic I; Laba TL; Joshi R; Webster R, 2020, 'Community pharmacist workflow: Space for Pharmacy-based Interventions and Consultation TimE study protocol', International Journal of Pharmacy Practice, vol. 28, pp. 441 - 448, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ijpp.12625
    Journal articles | 2020
    Miss Iva Durakovic
    Tezcan N; Durakovic I; Smith C; Lloyd E; D'Arcy S, 2020, 'Scaffolded, simulated work-integrated learning in design education: Beyond the live project', International Journal of Work-Integrated Learning, Special Issue,, vol. 21, pp. 521 - 529, https://www.ijwil.org/
  • Reports | 2020
    Miss Iva Durakovic
    Durakovic I, 2020, A Case Study of the Phenomenology of BHIVE
    Reports | 2020
    Miss Iva Durakovic
    Durakovic I; Munao L; Marshall K, 2020, The Future of Work: Global impacts shaping the way we design workplaces, https://www.davenport-campbell.com.au/content/uploads/The-Future-of-Work.pdf
  • Conference Presentations | 2021
    Miss Iva Durakovic
    Durakovic I; Aznavoorian L, 2021, 'Togetherness and Place considerations in the Post-Pandemic Workplace: learnings from the Australian lockdowns', presented at Workplace Trends Research Summit 2021, Online, 22 April 2021, https://workplacetrends.co/events/wtrs2021-recordings/?mc_cid=3598ffc3f8&mc_eid=f14f56307b
    Conference Papers | 2021
    Miss Iva Durakovic
    Durakovic I; Marzban S; Candido C, 2021, 'Working from home during COVID-19 induced lockdowns: results from Australian workers and organisations', Online, presented at 27TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE EUROPEAN REAL ESTATE SOCIETY, Online, 02 June 2021 - 05 June 2021, https://2021.eres.org/programme/
    Working Papers | 2020
    Miss Iva Durakovic
    Durakovic I; Aznavoorian L, 2020, Place: How has the COVID-19 affected our connection to, and the importance of, Place?, http://dx.doi.org
    Conference Presentations | 2020
    Miss Iva Durakovic
    Durakovic I; Aznavoorian L, 2020, 'Togetherness and Place: COVID-19 Insights and Prompts for action in the post-pandemic workplace', presented at Explore the Future of work and the workplace: WORKTECH Asia Pacific Virtual Conference, 21 October 2020, https://worktechevents.com/events/worktech20-apac/
    Conference Abstracts | 2020
    Miss Iva Durakovic
    Durakovic I; Lloyd E, 2020, 'Collaborate Cambodia', in Collaborate Cambodia, presented at Australian Collaborative Education Network 2020 Virtual Summit: Beyond 2020: Creating the Future with WIL, 27 October 2020 - 28 October 2020, http://acen.edu.au/summit-program/


2016: Winner Melbourne Design 100 Silver Medal, Interior Design Corporate Category
2015: Finalist IDEA Awards
2015: Winner Best Office Interior Asia Pacific Property Awards,
2015: Commendation AIDA Awards, Melbourne
2014: Finalist WIN Awards London
2014: Finalist Spark Awards US
2012: Commendation Asia Pacific Property Awards, Singapore
2012: Shortlisted IDEA and IDA Awards