Judith Schinabeck

Research Associate
Sch-Civil & Environmental Engi
Contact details:
(+61 2) 9385 4151

Vallentine Annexe (H22)
Level 1, Room VA135
Kensington Campus

Research Associate in the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering's Water Research Centre

Research interest

With my research I want to contribute to creating a sustainable built environment where resource efficiency and high quality of life can both be achieved. My professional expertise is in life cycle assessment, embodied energy of the built environment, renewable energies and green building.


Current research

  • Integrated Carbon Metrics - a multi-scale life cycle approach to assessing, mapping and tracking carbon outcomes for the Built Environment. A project by the CRC for Low Carbon Living Ltd


Former research projects

  • Urban Laboratory Nuremberg West: Development of long-term sustainability strategies for an urban district, Technische Universität München
  • Integral energy supply concept for the municipalities of Ismaning and Fuerstenfeldbruck, Germany with emphasis on local sources of renewable energy, Technische Universität München
  • Methodological advancement of the Swiss green building label MINERGIE-ECO



  • since 2013: Green Star Accredited Professional
  • 2008-2013: Researcher and lecturer at Technische Universität München, Germany
  • 2009: Master’s degree in Environmental Technology and Management, University of Applied Sciences Northwestern Switzerland
  • 2005 – 2008: Consultant for sustainable and green building at Intep, Zurich, Switzerland
  • 2005: Diplom-Ingenieur (equivalent MEng) in Building Materials Engineering, Technische Universität München Germany