Meet our doctoral candidates

Meet doctoral candidates and graduates from across the University.

Nona sitting no the steps of his marae.

Alejandra is on a mission to empower the voices of some of our most vulnerable communities: refugees and asylum seekers.

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Nona sitting no the steps of his marae.

Nona's PhD focuses on more efficient collaboration between Māori communities and non-Māori parties to utilise and develop geothermal resources.

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Daniel Lovatt stands smiling against a grey wall.

Doctor of Education graduate Maia works as a lecturer in Te Puna Wānanga The School of Māori and Indigenous Education.

Meet Maia
Mina headshot.

Mina is an international doctoral candidate researching how very young children demonstrate agency and competency in decision-making.

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Liza Bolton is a Science PhD candidate researching mortality inequality in New Zealand.

Liza's story