Our people

Our team of researchers have experience and expertise in a range of disciplines and social science research methodologies.

Fale Pasifika Complex

COMPASS location

Room 622, Level 6
Owen G Glenn Building
12 Grafton Road
Auckland 1010

Postal address

COMPASS Research Centre
The University of Auckland
Private Bag 92019
Auckland 1142
New Zealand

Our staff

Dr Barry Milne
COMPASS Director
Email: b.milne@auckland.ac.nz
Phone: +64 9 923 9168

Dr Nichola Shackleton 
COMPASS Deputy Director
Email: n.shackleton@auckland.ac.nz
Phone: +64 9 923 9894

Roy Lay-Yee
Senior Research Fellow
Email: r.layyee@auckland.ac.nz
Phone: +64 9 923 5160

Martin von Randow
Data Manager/Analyst
Email: m.vonrandow@auckland.ac.nz
Phone: +64 9 923 4499

Dr Stephanie D'Souza
Research Fellow
Email: s.dsouza@auckland.ac.nz
Phone: +64 9 923 2940

Jessica McLay
Statistician
Email: jessica.mclay@auckland.ac.nz

Eileen Li
Data Analyst
Email: y.li@auckland.ac.nz
Phone: +64 9 923 2136

Cinnamon Lindsay
Research Associate
Email: c.lindsay@auckland.ac.nz
Phone: +64 9 923 2843

Olivia Healey
Administrator
Email: o.healey@auckland.ac.nz
Phone: +64 9 923 2098

Dr Lara Greaves
Research Fellow
Email: lara.greaves@auckland.ac.nz

COMPASS Advisory Board

Chair

Professor Peter Boxall
Business School
Email: p.boxall@auckland.ac.nz
Phone: +64 9 923 7355

Members

Professor James Curran
Statistics
Email: j.curran@auckland.ac.nz
Phone: +64 9 923 8755

Professor Chris Bullen
Population Health
Email: c.bullen@auckland.ac.nz
Phone: +64 9 923 4730

Dr Marama Muru-Lanning 
James Henare Māori Research Centre
Email: m.murulanning@auckland.ac.nz
Phone: +64 9 923 5743

Gary Patterson
Faculty of Arts Administration
Email: g.patterson@auckland.ac.nz
Phone: +64 9 923 2438

Professor Jennifer Curtin
Politics and International Relations
Email: j.curtin@auckland.ac.nz
Phone: +64 9 923 7437

Dr Barry Milne
COMPASS Research Centre
Email: b.milne@auckland.ac.nz
Phone: +64 9 923 9168

Dr Gerard Cotterell
Faculty of Arts Administration
Email: g.cotterell@auckland.ac.nz
Phone: +64 9 923 8575

Professor Linda Bryder
Faculty of Arts Administration
Email: l.bryder@auckland.ac.nz
Phone: +64 9 923 7319

Professor Shaun Hendy
Te Pūnaha Matatini
Email: shaun.hendy@auckland.ac.nz
Phone: +64 9 923 9936

Laura Murray
UniServices
Email: l.murray@auckland.ac.nz