Mrs Karen Lurati


Casual Professional

School /
Work Unit

Fashion & Textiles

Contact Details

+61 3 9925 1302


Building: 511
Level: 01
Room: 04B

Brunswick campus


College of Design and Social Context

Key activities

Karen Lurati, holds the sessional position of Lecturer for Fashion Merchandising, e-retail and Luxury Brands.

Karen’s passion, experience and theoretical understanding is in the field of Fashion Retail, Buying and Marketing.


  • Masters Business Admin. (Deakin),
  • Grad. Dip. Business Administration (Deakin),
  • B.Bus Marketing (Swinburne),
  • Diploma Retail Management (ARA),
  • CertIV- Workplace Training & Assessment (ARA)

Industry experience

CPM Associate (Australian Marketing Institute)

Karen has been teaching at Post-Graduate and Undergraduate level with Tertiary institutions for the also 12 years.

She has over 20 years corporate experience in Retail, with large and small organisations in Buying and Marketing.

Karen also runs her own private training/consulting business for private retailers in Retail and Marketing for the last 12 years.


Thursdays and Friday by appointment only