Personal details

Ms Marissa Lindquist
Lecturer in Design
Creative Industries Faculty,
School of Design Office,
Interior Design
Discipline *
Architecture, Design Practice and Management
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Identifiers and profiles

Bachelor of Architecture (First Class Honours) (Queensland University of Technology)

Professional memberships
and associations
  • QLD Chapter Councillor (Public Affairs): Australian Institute of Architects 2010
  • Member: Australian Institute of Architects 2004
  • Registered Architect: 4007 Board of Architects Queensland
  • Committee Member (Design): Queensland Art Museum Program Committee
* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


Marissa Lindquist is an award winning architect and lecturer at the School of Design, Queensland University of Technology. In 2008 she was awarded the National Dulux Study Tour for emerging architects in Australia. She formed part of the editorial team for the international IDEA Symposium [2010] entitled Interior Spaces in Other Places Brisbane, Australia, and is recognized for her creative practice through publication within the 2012 Venice Biennale Australian Pavilion. In 2017 Marissa was awarded a Women in Research Grant QUT. Marissa is currently undertaking her PhD focusing upon neuro-imaging, architecture + emotion. Her teaching practice dwells on the margins of interiority, perception and craft making.
Academic career

  • 2010 – Present: Lecturer (QUT School of Design) Teaching design and theory – Interior/Architecture course. Masters Supervision – Architecture course.
  • 2009 – 2010: Associate Lecturer (QUT School of Design) Teaching design and theory in the interior and architecture course.
  • 2005 – 2008: Tutor (QUT School of Design) Teaching Design in the interior and architecture course.

Professional career

  • 2007 – 2009: Architect, Bosanquet Foley Architects Qld (Residential)
  • 2005 – 2007: Architectural Graduate and Inaugural Member, The Architectural Practice Academy QLD (Regional Community, Public and Residential)
  • 2002 – 2005: Architectural Graduate, MJM Workshop QLD (Education, Resort and Residential)
  • 2002: HOK Sport Venue and Event (International Sport)
  • 1999 – 2002: Haysom Spender Architects (Commercial/Residential)
  • 1996 – 1998: Project Leaders (Clubs/Residential)
This information has been contributed by Ms Marissa Lindquist.


Teaching areas

  • Architectural design
  • Interior design
  • Design history/theory
  • Masters Architectural research


This information has been contributed by Ms Marissa Lindquist.