In 2006 he was awarded the Vice-Chancellor's Teaching Award for Higher Education.
Since moving to Swinburne in 2005, Professor Thompson-Whiteside has had varied roles including Associate Dean International and Deputy Dean. He has been responsible for a range of strategic international engagement activities and partnerships.
Professor Thompson-Whiteside completed his PhD at The University of Melbourne at the Centre for the Study of Higher Education. His research intersects design strategy, management and innovation along with higher education policy and management, internationalisation and design education more generally.
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