Contact our people

To contact a member of the School of Environment, 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.

Environment office

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

Phone: +64 9 373 7599 ext 88465
Fax: +64 9 373 7434
Email: environment@auckland.ac.nz
Facebook: School of Environment

Postal Address
School of Environment
The University of Auckland
Private Bag 92019
Auckland 1142
New Zealand

Student advisors

Environmental Management
Postgraduate - Karen Fisher

Environmental Science
Undergraduate - Evan Weller
Postgraduate - Melanie Kah

Earth Sciences
Undergraduate - Barry O’Connor or Nick Richards
Postgraduate - Ludmila Adam

Engineering Geology
Postgraduate - Martin Brook

Geographic Information Science
Katarzyna Sila-Nowicka

Geography
Undergraduate - Mel Wall
Postgraduate - Michael Martin

Geophysics
Undergraduate - Ludmila Adam
Postgraduate - Ludmila Adam

PhD for all specialisations
Michael Rowe

Key academic staff

Head of School
Associate Professor Julie (JR) Rowland

Deputy Head of School
Associate Professor David Hayward

Head of Earth Sciences
Associate Professor Paul Augustinus

Head of Environmental Science
Associate Professor Luitgard Schwendenmann

Head of Geography
Associate Professor Jenny Salmond

Earth Sciences
Dr Ludmila (Mila) Adam
Associate Professor Paul Augustinus
Professor Joel Baker
Professor Gary Brierley
Dr Melissa Bowen
Dr Martin Brook
Professor Kathleen Campbell
Professor Shane Cronin
Associate Professor Mark Dickson
Dr Jennifer Eccles
Dr Catherine (Kate) Lewis Kenedi
Associate Professor Geoffroy Lamarche
Associate Professor Jan Lindsay
Dr Ingo Pecher
Dr Michael Rowe
Associate Professor Julie (JR) Rowland
Associate Professor Phil Shane
Dr Lorna Strachan
Dr Philip Sutton
Dr Jon Tunnicliffe
Dr Barry O’Connor (Professional Teaching Fellow)
Dr Nick Richards (Professional Teaching Fellow)

Environmental Management
Dr Ann Bartos
Dr Brad Coombes
Dr Karen Fisher
Associate Professor JC Gaillard
Dr Meg Parsons

Environmental Science
Associate Professor Giovanni Coco
Dr Melanie Kah
Professor George Perry
Associate Professor Jenny Salmond
Associate Professor Luitgard Schwendenmann
Associate Professor Kevin Simon
Dr Sam Trowsdale
Dr Evan Weller
Associate Professor Janet Wilmshurst
Sonia Fonua (Senior Tutor)

Geography
Dr Tom Baker
Dr Ann Bartos
Dr Gretel Boswijk
Professor Gary Brierley
Dr Brad Coombes
Associate Professor Mark Dickson
Dr Karen Fisher
Associate Professor Anthony Fowler
Associate Professor Ward Friesen
Dr Murray Ford
Associate Professor JC Gaillard
Associate Professor Jay Gao
Professor Robin Kearns
Professor Paul Kench
Professor Richard Le Heron
Associate Professor Nicolas Lewis
Dr Michael Martin
Professor Laurence Murphy
Dr Meg Parsons
Associate Professor Jenny Salmond
Dr Katarzyna Sila-Nowicka
Dr Jon Tunnicliffe
Associate Professor Hong-Key Yoon
Dr David Hayward (Professional Teaching Fellow)
Dr Nick Richards (Professional Teaching Fellow)
Dr Emma Sharp (Professional Teaching Fellow)
Riki Taylor (Professional Teaching Fellow)
Lyndsay Blue (Senior Tutor)
Joe Fagan (Senior Tutor)
Mel Wall (Senior Tutor)

Geophysics
Dr Ludmila (Mila) Adam
Dr Melissa Bowen
Dr Jennifer Eccles
Dr Ingo Pecher

Geographic Information Science
Associate Professor Giovanni Coco
Dr Murray Ford
Associate Professor Jay Gao
Dr Michael Martin
Dr Katarzyna Sila-Nowicka
Juan Astaburuaga (Professional Teaching Fellow)

Science in Society
Dr Marie McEntee (Senior Tutor)

Click the links for the contact details of all our Professional Teaching Fellows and 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
Samantha Huang

Technical Manager
Blair Sowman

Search for Environment staff

You can search for all other Environment staff using our staff directory.