About Ms. Emmerencia Deminey
Emmerencia Deminey started her ongoing journey with the University of Johannesburg as an undergraduate student in 2011 in the Faculty of Art Design and Architecture in the Interior Design department. She currently employed as a lecturer in the same department. As a young academic, she is on a steep, rich, and continuous learning curve with a passionate focus on design education and sustainable design.
Breytenbach, A & Deminey, EPM. 2019. The Postgraduate Supervision Space: From formal meetings to late-night calls. Designed Futures. Eighth International DEFSA Conference, Cape Town, South Africa, 9-11 September, p16-25. Available: https://www.defsa.org.za/sites/default/files/downloads/DEFSA%202019%20Proceedings%20LowRes.pdf
Deminey, EPM & Breytenbach, A. 2019. Restricting factors in the selection and specification of sustainable materials: an interior design perspective. Designing sustainability for all. Proceedings of the 3rd LeNS World Distributed Conference, 3-5 April, Volume 4:p1100-1106. Available: http://lensconference3.org/images/program/VOLUME4.pdf
PARTICIPATION IN INTERNATIONAL & NATIONAL CONFERENCES, FORUMS, JURIES & WORKSHOPS
Designed Futures. Eighth International DEFSA Conference, Cape Town, South Africa, 9-11 September 2019.
Designing sustainability for all. Proceedings of the 3rd LeNS World Distributed Conference, Milano, Mexico City, Bangalore, Cape Town, Curitiba & Beijing, 3-5 April 2019.
GloW-DESIGN ReDesignEd Forum, Round table discussion that took place at the University of Johannesburg from 20-23 November.
Research related workshops
April 2019: “Writing for publication (novices)” 9 – 12 April 2019 offered by the University of Stellenbosch.
September 2019: Participated in the review of Student Supervisor Relationship Policy at the Postgraduate Supervision Forum.
September 2019: Postgraduate Supervision Enrichment Workshop ‘The caring university: The Supervisor’s Role’.
September2019: Postgraduate Supervision Enrichment Workshop ‘Debating a code of conduct for supervisors’
MEMBERSHIP TO PROFESSIONAL BODIES
Educational Member with IID
The African Institute of the Interior Design Professions (IID)