Faculty of Engineering
Postgraduate studies in Earthquake Engineering offer career boost for industry professionals
25 November 2020
Dr Lucas Hogan from the Faculty of Engineering discusses postgraduate study options in Earthquake Engineering at the University of Auckland.
Being trans in engineering
19 November 2020
We speak to three people about their experiences of being trans Engineering students and engineers.
Practising good allyship
17 November 2020
Te Herenga Mātai Pūkaha is celebrating Transgender Awareness Week with a guide to being an awesome ally for our trans community.
Engineering research secures $1.25million Marsden funding
11 November 2020
Two research projects within the Faculty of Engineering have been awarded more than $1.2million from the Marsden Fund, New Zealand’s premier fund for investigator-led research.
Microsoft selects Māori engineering student for graduate internship
7 November 2020
Arran Davis (Ngāti Hine, Te Uriroroi) has been selected by Microsoft for a graduate internship based in Seattle, Washington State. He was due to leave for America in October, but the effects of Covid mean he was still able to attend his graduate ceremony at the University of Auckland.
Paths toward equitable change
5 November 2020
Masters student Kylie Huard’s desire to make a difference has proven that all it takes is one person to push for real-world, positive change — even if it takes time.
New Zealand’s first student-built satellite ready for lift off
3 November 2020
New Zealand’s first satellite designed and built by university students is about to be launched into space via Rocket Lab’s Electron launch vehicle.
Prestigious Fellowship for novel Brain Cancer Research
30 October 2020
Associate Professor Charles Unsworth from the Department of Engineering Science has been awarded a Royal Society of New Zealand James Cook Research Fellowship.
Focus on New Zealand’s built environment key for future engineers
29 October 2020
The next generation of engineers will face a number of challenges when it comes to our country's built environment.
How Te Pūnaha Matatini became part of our Covid-19 response
28 October 2020
Shaun Hendy and Siouxsie Wiles are just two of a multi-disciplinary team of researchers at Te Pūnaha Matatini, who have contributed to New Zealand's Covid-19 response. Jonathan Burgess meets some of the group.
Engineering alumnus becomes ENZ’s latest Chief Executive
15 October 2020
Engineering NZ’s newest CE is Dr Richard Templer, a Mechanical Engineering graduate.
Engineering student’s eye-opening internship leads to job in healthcare technology
14 September 2020
We caught up with three sides of an internship project to find out what makes a great work experience, and the lessons they’ve learned along the way.