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To contact a member of the Physics department, browse the details below. Here you will find our location, student advisors, and academic and professional staff.

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Physics office

Physical address
Science Centre
Building 303, Level 6
38 Princes Street
Auckland
Location map (Google)

Phone:
+64 9 373 7599 ext 88747
+64 9 373 7999 for operator

Email: physics@auckland.ac.nz
Twitter: @UOA_Physics

Postal address
Department of Physics
University of Auckland
Private Bag 92019
Auckland
New Zealand

Academic advisors

Courses

Stage I Coordinator
Mark Conway

Stage II Coordinator
Dr Tra Dinh

Stage III Coordinator
Associate Professor Stéphane Coen

Stage IV Coordinator
Dr David Krofcheck

Academic Integrity Advisor
Scott Parkins

Programmes

BAdvSci(Hons) in Physics / BSc(Hons) in Physics / MSc / PGDip
Dr David Krofcheck

BAdvSci(Hons) in Applied Physics / BSc(Hons) in Photonics / PhD
Associate Professor Stuart Murdoch

BSc(Hons) in Geophysics
Associate Professor Kasper van Wijk

BSc(Hons) in Medical Physics and Imaging Technology
Associate Professor Frédérique Vanholsbeeck

Search for Physics staff

To contact a member of our staff you can search for their profile or browse the research categories listed below.

Key academic staff

Head of Department
Associate Professor JJ Eldridge

Deputy Heads of Department
Associate Professor Miro Erkintalo
Associate Professor Geoff Willmott

Astronomy, astrophysics, and particle physics
Professor Richard Easther
Associate Professor JJ Eldridge
Dr David Krofcheck
Dr Nicholas Rattenbury

Atoms, molecules, and optical physics
Professor Neil Broderick
Professor Howard Carmichael
Associate Professor Stéphane Coen
Associate Professor Miro Erkintalo
Professor John Harvey
Dr Maarten Hoogerland
Associate Professor Rainer Leonhardt
Associate Professor Stuart Murdoch
Dr Elke Pahl
Associate Professor Scott Parkins
Professor Cather Simpson
Associate Professor Frederique Vanholsbeeck

Climate and geophysics
Dr Gilles Bellon
Professor Roger Davies
Dr Tra Dinh
Associate Professor Craig Stevens
Associate Professor Kasper van Wijk
Professor David Noone

Complex systems, condensed matter, and interdisciplinary physics

Associate Professor Nicola Gaston
Professor John Harvey
Dr Dion O'Neale
Professor Cather Simpson
Associate Professor Frederique Vanholsbeeck
Associate Professor Geoffrey Willmott
Associate Professor Peter Wills

Measurement and materials
Professor Neil Broderick
Professor John Harvey
Dr Maarten Hoogerland
Associate Professor Rainer Leonhardt
Professor Cather Simpson
Associate Professor Frederique Vanholsbeeck
Associate Professor Kasper van Wijk
Associate Professor Geoffrey Willmott

Professional Teaching Fellows
Mr Mark Conway
Mr Tristan O'Hanlon
Ms Anna Yang (On leave until June, 2022).

Te Pūnaha Matatini

Director
Dr Priscilla Wehi

Co-Deputy Director
Dr Michael O'Sullivan

Professional staff

Group Services Manager
Karren Maltseva

Group Services Team Leader
Maria Rodrigues

Group Services Coordinator
Sue Western

Group Services Coordinator, Research
Genevieve Fitzjames
Jillian Menezes

Group Services Administrator
Sithra Sukumaar

Programme Advisor
Min-Young Lee

Research Programme Manager
Victoria Louise Smith

Research Programme Coordinator
Cheryl Yang

Technical Manager
Brody Radford

Technicians
Graham Moss
Tracey Sheng