Mathew is a Professor of Architecture and affiliate of Monash University. He led the establishment of Monash University’s Future Building Initiative – a team of interdisciplinary practitioners and researchers who aim to transform the traditional building industry.
He is also CEO of Building 4.0 CRC, an industry-led research initiative co-funded by the Australian Government. Working collaboratively, the consortium strives for innovative research outcomes that translate into commercial, technological and efficiency benefits for its industry partners, and improved environmental, safety and cost performance for the community.
Prior to Monash University, Mathew was Professor of Architecture at the University of Sydney and Director of the Innovation in Applied Design Lab (IAD Lab).
Mathew has directed a series of large, collaborative research projects exploring industrialised building funded by industry and government.