Associate Professor Joanne Cys inducted into Design Hall of Fame

UniSA’s Associate Professor Joanne Cys is being inducted into the Australian Design Hall of Fame next month in recognition of her exceptional contribution to the field of interior design education and research.


Joanne Cys is Associate Professor in Interior Architecture and Dean: Academic in the Division of Education, Arts and Social Sciences. She joins only a handful of esteemed academics to be recognised with this prestigious honour.



“I am extremely honoured that the design industry has recognised my design leadership, research and education endeavours for induction into the Australian Design Hall of Fame,” Assoc Prof Cys says.

“I accept the nomination with great pride and am humbled to join the esteemed company of other inductees in the Design Hall of Fame.”

The Design Hall of Fame program celebrates the work of eminent designers and their significant contribution to Australia’s economic development and cultural identity.

Assoc Prof Cys will be formally inducted at a ceremony in September.