Dr Vince DziekanResearcher/Supervisor
Dr Vince Dziekan is a senior academic and practitioner-researcher at Monash Art Design and Architecture (MADA). His research focuses on the transformation of contemporary curatorial practices at the intersection of design, creative technology and museum culture.
Vince is currently academic Director of Programme, Communication Design (Honours) in MADA. He was the founding director of Graduate Research in Design, and has previously served as Associate Dean Research, Associate Dean Education and Head of Multimedia & Digital Arts. Vince supervises research within SensiLab and MADA. In this role, he has supported the successful completion of 30 PhD, Master of Design by Research and Master of Fine Arts students.
He has developed numerous curricular programmes including the Culturescape study abroad programme, and the new Digital Humanities initiative (launched in 2018). He has published widely in traditional, scholarly as well as non-traditional modes through his independent curatorial practice. He is the author of Virtuality and the Art of Exhibition (Intellect, 2012); associate editor of Curator: The Museum Journal (Wiley); and curator of MWX, the exhibition initiative of Museums and the Web. His latest publication project, The Routledge Handbook of Museums, Media and Communication is due to be released in early 2019.