Rachel Couper

Prototyping and Fabrication Technologies Dr Rachel Couper

Rachel is a Lecturer and Research Project Manager with the Future Building Initiative, Monash University. Her current research focuses on bridging the intersection between industry and research, particularly in relation to the processes of mass timber construction, industrialised building and off-site construction.

In the role of Project Manager, she recently oversaw the successful completion of the Innovation in the Advanced Manufacture of Multi-Storey Housing CRC-Project. Trained in architecture, Rachel specialises in applied design research and the management, construction and teaching of design/build projects and prototyping projects.