Meet our people

Unit Director

Professor Peter O'Connor

Phone: +64 (0) 9 373 7599 ext 48477

Academic staff members

Dr Molly Mullen

Senior Lecturer
Phone: +64 (0) 9 373 7599 ext 48678

Dr Stephen Mctaggart

Professional Teaching Fellow
Phone: +64 (0) 9 373 7599 ext 48187

Associate members

Professional staff

  • Alex Bonham, Research Assistant
  • Caitlin Kennedy, Research Assistant

International Advisory Board

Past visiting scholars

  • Anna Hickey-Moody, RMIT University, Australia
  • Penelope Glass, Colectivo Sustento and Fénix & Illusiones, Chile
  • Professor Kathleen Gallagher, University of Toronto, Canada
  • Uta Plate, Germany, co-hosted with Arts Access Aotearoa and the Goethe Institut New Zealand
  • Associate Professor Anne Harris, Monash University, Australia
  • Associate Professor Diane Conrad, University of Alberta, Canada
  • Associate Professor Ashley Lucas, University of Michigan, US
  • Claire MacNeill, UK
  • Ava Hunt, University of Derby, UK
  • Professor Michael Anderson, University of Sydney, Australia
  • Professor Jonothan Neelands, University of Warwick, UK
  • Curt Tofteland, Shakespeare Behind Bars, US
  • Professor George Belliveau, The University of British Columbia, Canada
  • Associate Professor Atay Citron, The University of Haifa, Israel
  • Professors Juliana Saxton and Carole Miller, The University of Victoria, Canada
  • Patrice Baldwin, World President of the International Drama in Education Association, UK