Shane is Foundation Professor of Architecture and Dean of the Faculty of Art Design & Architecture at Monash University.
He is an award-winning architect and leading academic in the field of architectural design. His projects have been extensively published. Shane has participated in many architectural exhibitions and forums lecturing on his work nationally and internationally.
Shane is a Life Fellow of the Australian Institute of Architects.
He was artistic director of the architectural component of the inaugural Melbourne International Biennial and co-creative director of the Australian Pavilion in the 2006 Venice Biennale. He is the author of books and publications and has taught.
Shane conducted post-graduate research in architectural design with outstanding results for almost three decades.
Since 2002, Professor Murray has been awarded research funding including:
- current ARC Linkage
- affordable and sustainable mass housing models
- transit-oriented urban design
- mixed used development typologies
- approaches to normalise the accommodation of ageing populations in their existing neighbourhoods
Shane was the 2012 recipient of the Australian Institute of Architects Neville Quarry Medal for services to architectural education.