Senior leadership team

Meet the people hard at work overseeing the running of the faculty and taking it into the future.

Staff position Name
Dean Associate Professor Mark Barrow
Te Tumu Dr Te Kawehau Hoskins
Associate Dean Postgraduate Professor Gavin Brown
Associate Dean Postgraduate (Acting for Semester 1 2019) Professor Toni Bruce and Professor Missy Morton
Head of Initial Teacher Education Associate Professor Fiona Ell
Head of Initial Teacher Education (Acting until end of June 2019) Dr Ngaire Hoben
Associate Dean Teaching and Learning Dr Rena Heap
Associate Dean PBRF Associate Professor Jay Marlowe
Associate Dean Pasifika Jacoba Matapo
Associate Dean Students Dr Rachel Riedel
Associate Dean International Dr Marek Tesar
Associate Dean Research Dr Aaron Wilson
Associate Dean Academic Transition
Dr Camilla Highfield

Heads of Schools

School Name
Centre for Learning and Research in Higher Education   Professor Helen Sword  
Counselling, Human Services and Social Work Dr Allen Bartley
Critical Studies in Education Professor John Morgan
Curriculum and Pedagogy Professor Helen Hedges
Learning, Development and Professional Practice Dr Richard Hamilton
Te Puna Wānanga Dr Te Kawehau Hoskins


Staff position Name
Director of Faculty Operations Claire Philipson
Director of Faculty Finances Bevan Iles
Human Resources Manager Helen Perry
International Manager Samantha Cruttenden
Development Manager Karen Miller
Manager, Kohia Centre Jillian Shearer Rowe