Faculty Research Centres (FRCs)

Cancer research and software innovation are just some of the topics covered by faculty centres conducting research at the University.

Aotearoa-New Zealand National Eye Centre (ANZ-NEC)

Hosted by: Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences

Directors:  Charles McGhee,  Paul DonaldsonSteven Dakin, Andrew Collins, Ilva Rupenthal and Julie Lim

Auckland Cancer Society Research Centre (ACSRC)

Hosted by: Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences

Directors:  Michael Hay and Mark McKeage

Centre for Addiction Research

Hosted by: Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences

Directors:  Antonia LyonsPeter Adams, David Newcombe and Natalie Walker

Centre for Advanced Materials Manufacturing and Design

Hosted by: Faculty of Engineering

Directors: Simon Bickerton, Johan Verbeek and Olaf Diegel

Centre for Automation, Robotics and Engineering Science (CARES)

Hosted by: Faculty of Engineering

Directors: Bruce MacDonald

Centre of Methods and Policy Application in the Social Sciences (COMPASS)

Hosted by: Faculty of Arts

Directors:  Barry Milne and Stephanie D’Souza

Centre for Computational Evolution

Hosted by: Faculty of Science

Directors:  Simon GreenhillSimone Linz and Anna Santure

 

Centre for Medical Imaging

Hosted by: Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences

Directors:  Maurice Curtis, Miriam Scadeng and Beau Pontre

Centre for Pūtaiao

Hosted by: Faculty of Science

Directors:  Jade Le Grice and Te Kahuratai Painting

Eisdell Moore Centre

Hosted by: Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences

Directors:  Peter Thorne, Grant Searchfield and Suzanne Purdy

Future Food Research Centre

Hosted by: Faculty of Science

Directors:  Siew-Young Quek, Clare Wall and Meng Wai Woo

He Ara ki Mua (Centre for Longitudinal Research)

Hosted by: Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences

Directors:  Susan Morton 

Infrastructure for Community Futures Research Centre (ICFRC)

Hosted by: Faculty of Engineering

Directors:  Kobus van Zyl and Suzanne Woodward

Juncture - Dialogues on Inclusive Capitalism

Hosted by: Faculty of Business and Economics

Directors:  Susan Watson

Manaaki Manawa – The Centre for Heart Research

Hosted by: Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences

Directors:  Julian Paton

National Institute for Health Innovation (Research)

Hosted by: Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences

Directors:  Chris Bullen, Cliona Ni Mhurchu, Andrew Jull, Robyn Whittaker and Natalie Walker

Natural, Artificial and Organisational Intelligence Institute (The NAOInstitute)

Hosted by: Faculty of Science

Directors:  Michael WitbrockGill Dobbie, Patrice Delmas, Quentin Atkinson, Kane Meissel,Sarah Reo and Mitchell Rogers

New Zealand Asia Institute (NZAI)

Hosted by: Faculty of Business and Economics

Directors:  Natasha Hamilton-Hart

Surgical and Translational Research (STaR) Centre

Hosted by: Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences

Directors:  John Windsor and Anthony Phillips

Tāwharau Whakaumu - Centre for Asia Pacific Refugee Studies (CAPRS)

Hosted by: Faculty of Education and Social Work

Directors:  Jay Marlowe and Gül İnanç

Te Ao Mārama

Hosted by: Faculty of Science

Directors: Kathleen Campbell and Richard Easther

Te Pūnaha Ātea – Space Institute

Hosted by: Faculty of Engineering

Directors:  Guglielmo Aglietti

Te Rito Toi – The Centre for Arts and Social Transformation (CAST)

Hosted by: Faculty of Education and Social Work

Directors:  Peter O'Connor

Te Whare Marea Tātari Kaupapa Public Policy (Research) Institute

Hosted by: Faculty of Arts

Directors:  Jennifer Curtin and Juan Tauri

Transportation Research Centre

Hosted by: Faculty of Engineering

Directors:  Doug Wilson and Kim Dirks