Matt has worked in higher education since 2007, and has been the manager of the Teaching Space Management unit at UQ since 2011. In collaboration with colleagues across the University, he oversees various learning space capital projects, and contributes to the strategic direction and policy development for learning space at UQ. 

Matt is on secondment to ITaLI, where he focuses on the strategic planning of learning space, establishing a framework for learning space development, central learning space refurbishment, and implementing the recommendations of the Learning Space Roadmap. 

He holds a Bachelor of Arts (Criminology and Criminal Justice) from Griffith University.