Contact our people

To contact a member of the School of Computer Science, 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.

Computer Science office

Physical address
School of Computer Science
Room 405, Level 4 
Science Centre Building 303
38 Princes Street
Auckland 1010
Location map (Google)

Phone: +64 9 373 7599 ext 82930
Fax: + 64 9373 7453
Email: office@cs.auckland.ac.nz

Postal address
School of Computer Science
The University of Auckland
Private Bag 92019
Auckland 1142
New Zealand

Student advisors

Undergraduate

Stage I Coordinator
Ann Cameron

Stage II Coordinator
Dr Damir Azhar

Stage III Coordinator
Dr Robert Sheehan

Equivalencies Adviser
Dr Aniket Mahanti

Postgraduate

BSc (Hons)
Dr Jiamou Liu
Dr Radu Nicolescu

Postgraduate Diploma
Dr Mano (Sathiamoorthy) Manoharan
Mr Alex Shaw

Masters
Dr Yun Sing Koh
Professor Sebastian Link (MProfStuds)
Dr Joerg Wicker (deputy)

PhD
Associate Professor Jing Sun
Dr Matthew Egbert

Academic staff

Head of School
Associate Professor Giovanni Russello

AI & data science / Machine learning
Dr Damir Azhar
Dr Mike Barley
Dr Michael J Dinneen
Professor Gill Dobbie
Professor Alexei Drummond
Dr Matthew Egbert
Professor Mark Gahegan
Professor Georgy Gimel'farb
Dr David Tse Jung Huang
Dr Yun Sing Koh
Professor Sebastian Link
Dr Jiamou Liu
Dr Aniket Mahanti
Dr Ninh Pham
Dr Miao Qiao
Dr Patricia Riddle
Professor Jim Warren
Associate Professor Ian Watson
Dr David Welch
Dr Jörg Wicker
Dr Mark Wilson
Professor Michael Witbrock
Dr Kaiqi Zhao

Computational biology
Professor Alexei Drummond
Dr Matthew Egbert
Dr Simone Linz
Dr David Welch
Professor Michael Witbrock

Computing education
Dr Rizwan Asghar
Dr Paul Denny
Associate Professor Andrew Luxton-Reilly
Dr Sathiamoorthy Manoharan
Dr Robert Sheehan
Paramvir Singh
Associate Professor Ewan Tempero
Dr Yu-Cheng Tu
Dr Burkhard Wuensche

Computer networks / Internet & mobile computing
Dr Rizwan Asghar
Dr Aniket Mahanti
Dr Sathiamoorthy Manoharan
Associate Professor Giovanni Russello
Dr Ulrich Speidel
Dr Wanqing Tu
Dr Xinfeng Ye

Computer vision / Image processing
Dr Damir Azhar
Associate Professor Patrice Delmas
Professor Georgy Gimel’farb

Cyber security
Dr Rizwan Asghar
Dr Manoranjan Mohanty
Associate Professor Giovanni Russello
Professor Clark Thomborson

Human computer interaction
Professor Robert Amor
Dr Danielle Lottridge
Alex Shaw
Professor Jim Warren
Dr Gerald Weber
Dr Burkhard Wuensche

Parallel & distributed computing
Dr Radu Nicolescu
Dr Bruce Sham
Dr Wanqing Tu
Dr Xinfeng Ye

Software development
Professor Robert Amor
Professor Gill Dobbie
Professor Alexei Drummond
Paramvir Singh
Associate Professor Jing Sun
Associate Professor Ewan Tempero
Dr Yu-Cheng Tu

Theoretical Computer Science
Professor Cristian Calude
Dr Michael J Dinneen
Professor Bakh Khoussainov
Dr Simone Linz
Dr Jiamou Liu
Professor Andre Nies
Dr Ninh Pham
Dr Mark Wilson

Professional Teaching Fellows
Dr Damir Azhar
Ann Cameron
Angela Kar Man Chang
Tyne Crow
Dr Tanya Gvozdeva
Dr David Tse Jung Huang
Dr Andrew John Dennis Meads
Paramvir Singh
Yi-Chien Vita Tsai
Dr Yu-Cheng Tu

Click the links for the contact details of our PhD students.

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

Professional staff

Academic Services Team Leader
Suzanne Skelly

Academic Services Coordinator 
Liana Ball
Sarah Evill
Debbie Haefele

Data Science & ICT Programme Manager
Tanya Carter

Data Science Industry Liaison Coordinator
Kylie Chye

Facilities Coordinator
Nicolas Sangiovanni

Group Services Manager
Karren Maltseva

Group Services Team Leader
Anoma Ratnayke

Group Services Coordinator
Emma Gavenda

Group Services Administrator
Robyn Young

ICT Graduate School Establishment Manager
Pauline Sheddan

ICT Graduate School Industry Engagement Manager
Cathy Forth

Research Programmers
Wannes van der Mark (Technical Manager)
Xuanye An
Davis Dimalen
Tariq Khan
Justin Marsh
Walter Xie

Student Services & Support Team Leader
Hamish Oakley

Student Support Advisor
Mariam Almasri

Search for Computer Science staff

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