Contact our people

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

For all enquiries regarding admission, enrolment, concessions and academic standing, please contact the Science Student Centre.

Chemical Sciences office

School of Chemical Sciences
Science Centre,
Room 620
Level 6, Building 302
23 Symonds Street
Auckland Central
Location map (Google)

Phone: +64 9 373 7599 ext 88805
Facebook: School of Chemical Sciences
Twitter: @SCSatUoA 

Postal Address
School of Chemical Sciences
University of Auckland
Private Bag 92019
Auckland 1142
New Zealand

Chemistry Store Deliveries
Building 302, Level B, Room B10
Science Centre
Upper Wellesley Street East
Auckland 1010
New Zealand

Student advisors


Stage I
Dr Malini Arewgoda
Dr Kaitlin Beare

Stage II and III
Dr David Ware


Postgraduate Sub-doctoral Advisors
Associate Professor Geoffrey Waterhouse (Chemistry)
Dr Erin Leitao (Chemistry)
Professor Siew-Young Quek (Food Science)
Dr Douglas Elliott  (Forensic Science)
Associate Professor Gordon Miskelly (Forensic Science)
Mr Neill Culley (Wine Science)

Doctoral Advisor
Associate Professor Bruno Fedrizzi

Search for Chemical Sciences staff

If you know the name of the person you want to contact, please search the Chemical Science staff directory.

Or browse the research categories listed below.

Key academic staff

Find contact details for our Research Fellows.

For a searchable database of our masters and doctoral supervisors and research projects visit FindaThesis.

Professional staff

Group Services Manager
Michael Groom

Group Services Team Leader
Anna-Marie Simcock

Group Services Coordinator
John Lau

Group Services Administrator
Aisha Khan

Academic Services Team Leader
Min-Young Lee

Academic Services Coordinator
Audrey Williams

Laboratory Manager
Katrina Graaf

Senior Technician
Tatiana Groutso

Manager Advanced Teaching labs
Jeff Boyle

Associate Finance Business Partner
Jess Davis

Research Programme Manager
Helen Madden

Research Programme Coordinator(s)
Emma Dawson
Sara-Maru Berghan