School of Biological Sciences

Our school offers state-of-the-art research and teaching across a range of subject areas within the field of biological sciences. Find out more below.

The School of Biological Sciences, Te Kura Mātauranga Koiora, is pleased to present their annual Research and Teaching Showcase for staff and students.

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Professor Alexei Drummond from the University of Auckland has been awarded a James Cook Research Fellowship by the Royal Society Te Apārangi.

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Associate Professor Rochelle Constantine

Our staff are committed to producing high-quality research and world-class teaching.

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Undergraduate Science students

Browse our selection of study options available in the field of Biological Sciences.

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PhD student Rebekah Bower with Associate Professor Debbie Hay.

We operate cutting edge research facilities and services supporting both academic groups and co-located companies.

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Invasive fruit fly

Find out more about our collaborative research partnerships with New Zealand's Crown Research Institutes.

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Plant and Food Researcher

We foster strong collaborative relationships with several prominent New Zealand research organisations.

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Neurobiologist Melanie Cheung

Meet our students and graduates and find out where their Biological Sciences degree has taken them.

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Alumnus Graeme Fielder became hooked on science at an early age and pursued biotechnology at University before completing a PhD in molecular medicine.

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James Russell

Keep up to date with the latest Science and Biological Sciences news.

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Incredible Science event

Search for upcoming public events in the Faculty of Science.

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Biological Sciences student

View important notices about scholarship opportunities, competitions and more.

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