Pōwhiri welcomes Vice-Chancellor to Waipapa Marae
5 August 2020
The final piece of the welcoming of Professor Dawn Freshwater Vice-Chancellor, Ihorangi, to her new home at the University of Auckland took place last week with an official welcome onto Waipapa Marae by Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei.
University to lead national partnership for nurse practitioner training and placement
22 July 2020
University awards contract worth $18.6m to lead the national training and placement of Nurse Practitioners.
DVC Professor Jenny Dixon takes up Provost role with Universitas 21
16 July 2020
Professor Jenny Dixon, DVC (Strategic Engagement) has been announced as the new Provost of Universitas21.
Leading from a distance: starting a VC job during lockdown
14 July 2020
Covid-19 ushered in a very different first 100 days for new University of Auckland Vice-Chancellor, Professor Dawn Freshwater.
Penn State and University of Auckland to partner in research
6 July 2020
The University of Auckland this month entered a strategic partnership with Pennsylvania State University (Penn State) to collaborate on teaching and research.
Medical and health researchers awarded more than $19m
30 June 2020
Health Research Council grants will enable University of Auckland researchers to work on ground-breaking research to support the health and well-being of New Zealanders.
Excellence awards reflect vital role research plays
11 June 2020
Research Excellence Award winners exemplify success in bringing ideas to life for the public good.
Schools play critical role in disaster recovery
11 June 2020
Schools play a significant role in disaster response and recovery, according to a six-year research project by Professor Carol Mutch at the University of Auckland.
University of Auckland climbs global rankings
10 June 2020
The 2021 QS World University Rankings sees New Zealand’s highest ranked university, the University of Auckland, rise to 81st in the world.
Gluckman medal awarded to leading scientist
9 June 2020
Professor Wayne Cutfield, an internationally renowned paediatric endocrinologist, is this year’s recipient of the Gluckman Medal for his outstanding contributions to research.
Strong social justice background informs new role
9 June 2020
Professor Tracey McIntosh (Ngāi Tūhoe) from the University of Auckland has been announced as a commissioner on the Government’s recently established Criminal Cases Review Commission (CCRC).
University support for current/potential students affected by Covid-19
8 June 2020
The University of Auckland has acknowledged and responded to the impact of Covid-19 with a series of initiatives designed to support current students and assist new students to pathway into university programmes.