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Dr Alice Payne

Creative Industries Faculty,
School of Design Office,
Fashion

Personal

Name
Dr Alice Payne
Position(s)
Senior Lecturer in Fashion
Creative Industries Faculty,
School of Design Office,
Fashion
Discipline *
Design Practice and Management, Other Built Environment and Design
Phone
+61 7 3138 0187
Email
Location
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Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy (Queensland University of Technology), BDesign(Hons)(Fashion&Textiles) (University of Tech., Sydney), BVisualArts(Hons)(Painting) (University of Sydney)

Professional memberships
and associations

CreateX is bringing community, creativity and technology together. http://www.createx.qut.edu.au

* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Biography

Alice Payne is a designer and lecturer in Fashion in the School of Design, QUT. Her research interests include the fashion design process, the Australian mass-market fashion industry, and the problem of design for sustainability within the fashion context. Alice is an award-winning designer and has exhibited in Australia and overseas. In 2014 her design work was featured in the book A Practical Guide to Sustainable Fashion. Her recent work explores speculative approaches to design for disassembly. In collaboration with colleagues and students, Alice is also currently investigating bio-textiles – creating textiles from living bacteria to form a vegan leather.

This information has been contributed by Dr Alice Payne.

Teaching

Alice teaches into both fashion design studio and fashion theory units.

- DFB101 Fashion Design Studio 1

- DFB102 Fashion Design Studio 2

- DFB203 Sustainability: The Materiality of Fashion

This information has been contributed by Dr Alice Payne.

Publications


For more publications by this staff member, visit QUT ePrints, the University's research repository.

Awards

Awards and recognition

Type
Academic Honours, Prestigious Awards or Prizes
Reference year
2012
Details
Vice-Chancellor's Performance Fund Award for sessional teaching, 2012
Type
Academic Honours, Prestigious Awards or Prizes
Reference year
2011
Details
Fashioning the Future Awards is an international competition in the area of fashion and sustainability organised by the Centre for Sustainable Fashion, London College of Fashion. In 2011 Alice's project ThinkLifecycle won the Unique Enterprise award.

Research projects

Grants and projects (Category 1: Australian Competitive Grants only)

Title
Agri-Intelligence in Cotton Production Systems - Stage 1
Primary fund type
CAT 1 - Australian Competitive Grant
Project ID
QUT1701
Start year
2017
Keywords
Agriculture Cybernetics; Digital Agriculture; In-Farm Decision Support Systems; Management of Inputs in Agriculture; Value Chain of Cotton Crops
Title
Improving the Ability of the Australian Cotton Industry to Report its Sustainability Performance
Primary fund type
CAT 1 - Australian Competitive Grant
Project ID
QUT1705
Start year
2016
Keywords
Agriculture; Agroecosystem Health; Natural Resource Management