Senior Lecturer in Sustainable Architecture, University of Melbourne

Dr Dominique Hes is a Senior Lecturer in Sustainable Architecture at The University of Melbourne. Her research interests are identifying and filling the knowledge gaps in sustainability practice and application in the built environment. She has published the ESD Design Guide for Australian Government Buildings now in its 3rd edition. Dominique was the lead researcher on this study together with Associate Professor Lu Aye, Christopher Jensen, Dr Stephen Livesley and Dr Nichols Williams.


  • 2011–present
    Senior Lecturer , Unversity of Melbourne
  • 2006–2011
    Lecturer, Unversity of Melbourne
  • 1999–2005
    Researcher and Manager of the sustainable building program, RMIT University


  • 2005 
    RMIT University, PhD Architecture

Research Areas

  • Architectural Science And Technology (Incl. Acoustics, Lighting, Structure And Ecologically Sustainable Design) (120104)