Alan J Duffy

Alan is an accomplished architect and design leader with over 20 years’ experience working in a diverse range of industry sectors. During his career Alan has held a number of senior leadership positions, including Associate Principal / Director and Studio Design Leader for award-winning practices Woods Bagot and Billard Leece Partnership. With a focus on education and science projects, Alan’s experience includes leading many projects located in Europe, Asia, the Middle East, New Zealand and Australia. This international experience, particularly in Europe, has presented Alan the opportunity to develop considerable expertise in the integration with, and respect for heritage architecture.

As a former recipient of a national Gold Medal for Art, Alan’s design process invites open dialogue through free-hand sketching to explore project ideas in a collaborative forum. His formative years working with Scott Tallon Walker Architects continues to influence his work through the design and integration of art and science in architecture.



  • SINSW Chatswood Education Precinct, NSW
  • SINSW Meadowbank Schools, Camberfield, Victoria, (WoodsBagot)
  • University of Sydney Business School, New South Wales, (WoodsBagot)
  • TAFE Connected Learning Centres, New South Wales, (WoodsBagot)
  • Macquarie University – Macquarie University Student Experience (MUSE), Sydney, (WoodsBagot)
  • UTS Student Housing, Yura Mudang, New South Wales, (Nettletontribe)
  • National Art School NAS, Darlinghurst Gaol, Sydney (Suters)
  • University of Canberra CORTEX Concept, ACT, (WoodsBagot)
  • Western Sydney University, Liverpool Campus, NSW, (WoodsBagot)
  • Western Sydney University, 1 PSQ, NSW, (WoodsBagot)
  • University of New South Wales, Bioscience Stage 2, NSW, (WoodsBagot)
  • SIT Master Plan, Singapore, (WoodsBagot)
  • CSU, Agriscience Park Master Plan, NSW, (BLP)
  • East Point Business Park Master Plan, Ireland, (STW)