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Faculty of Arts

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Faculty Management Team


Dean

Robert Greenberg, BA Sarah Lawrence, MA PhD Yale

Deputy Dean

Gregory D. Booth, BMusEd Temple, MMus PhD Kent State

Associate Dean (Research)

Andreas Neef, MSc PhD Hohenheim

Associate Dean (Postgraduate)

Neal Curtis, BA(Hons) E.Lond., MA Nott., PhD Nott.Trent

Associate Dean (International)

Erin Griffey, MA PhD Courtauld Inst.

Associate Dean (Teaching and Learning)

Lindsay Diggelmann, MA PhD

Associate Dean (Matauranga Māori)

Aroha Harris, MPhil Massey, PhD

Associate Dean (Academic)

Jason Brown, MA Calif. State (Fresno), PhD Br.Col.

Associate Dean (PBRF)

Thegn N. Ladefoged, BA UCSB, MA PhD Hawaii

Associate Dean (Students and Equity)

Maxine Lewis, BA(Hons) Newcastle(NSW), PhD Syd.

Assistant Dean (Teaching and Learning)

Stephen Noakes, BA(Hons) Qu., MA Br.Col., PhD Qu.

Assistant Dean (Academic)

Rebecca Phillipps, MA PhD

Assistant Dean (Postgraduate)

Ronald Kramer, BA La Trobe, MA MPhil PhD Yale

Assistant Dean (Transdisciplinary)

Matheson Russell, BA Syd., PhD NSW, DipTh Oxf.

Kaiārahi

Leanne Tamaki, MA

Director of Faculty Operations

Vandana Minhas-Taneja, BCIS Auck.UT, MBA

Director of Faculty Finance

Gary Patterson, BCom

Executive Assistant to Dean

Nadia Le, LLM MGIMO

University Research Centre


James Henare Māori Research Centre

Director

Marama Muru-Lanning, DipTchg Waik., MA PhD

Centre of Research Excellence


Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga

Pou Matarua (Co-Directors)

Tahu Kukutai, BA(Hons) MSocSci Waik., MA PhD Stan. (The University of Waikato)

Linda Waimarie Nikora, MSocSci DPhil Waik. (The University of Auckland)

Research Units, Centres and Institutes


Auckland History Initiative

Director

Linda Bryder, DPhil Oxf., MA

Koi Tū: The Centre for Informed Futures

Director

Peter D. Gluckman, ONZ, KNZM, MBChB HonDSc Otago, MMedSc DSc; FRACP FRCPCH FMedSci FRS FRSNZ HonFRANZCOG

Centre of Methods and Policy Application in the Social Sciences (COMPASS)

Director

Barry Milne, BA(Hons) MSc Otago, PhD King’s Coll. Lond.

The Europe Institute

Director

Tatjana Buklijas, MD Zagreb, MPhil PhD Camb.

New Zealand Centre for Latin American Studies

Director

Walescka Pino-Ojeda, MA PhD Wash. (Seattle)

Public Policy Institute

Director

Jennifer Curtin, MA Waik., PhD ANU

Research Centre for Germanic Connections with New Zealand and the Pacific

Directors

James J. D. N. Bade, MA Well., DrPhil Zurich

Nicole Perry, MA McG., PhD Tor.

Honorary Research Fellow

James Braund, MA PhD

Schools


School of Cultures, Languages and Linguistics


Head of School

Martin East, MA Lond., PGCE W.Lond. IHE, PhD

Deputy Head of School (Academic)

Stephan Resch, MA PhD

Deputy Head of School (Postgraduate)

Louisa Buckingham, MA Macq., MA Salamanca, PhD Granada, PGDipTranslation Valladolid

Deputy Head of School (Research)

Christine R. Arkinstall, MA Oviedo, BA PhD

Deputy Head of School (Teaching and Learning)

Deborah Walker-Morrison, DU Paris VIII, MA PhD

Associate Head of School (Teaching and Learning)

Viviane Lopes, MA Denis Diderot Paris VII

Applied Language Studies and Linguistics

Professors of Applied Language Studies

2001 Gary Barkhuizen, BA(Hons) HDE Rhodes, MA Essex, EdD Col.

1998 Helen Basturkmen, BA Lond., MSc METU, Dip Tefla PhD Aston

2008 Martin East, BA(Hons) MA Lond., PGCE W.Lond. IHE, PhD

Associate Professors in Applied Language Studies

◇2004 Michael Barlow, BSc Liv., MSc Salf., PhD Stan.

2014 Louisa Buckingham, MA Macq., MA Salamanca, PhD Granada, PGDipTranslation Valladolid

2004 Tan Bee Tin, MA Lond., PhD Chichester

2000 Rosemary Wette, DipTchg DipSLT Massey, MA PhD

Senior Lecturer in Applied Language Studies

2020 Norbert Vanek, MA UKF, MPhil PhD Camb.

Professional Teaching Fellows

2007 Neil Matheson, MAT SIT, BA

2023 Maria Treadaway, MA PhD

2021 Dave Walker, BA(Hons) Kent

Associate Professor in Linguistics

2010 Jason Brown, MA Calif. State (Fresno), PhD Br.Col.

Senior Lecturer in Linguistics

2018 Saurov Syed, MA MPhil Hyd., MA PhD Calif.

Professional Teaching Fellow

2007 Keith Montgomery, MA PhD

Asian Studies

Lecturer

2021 Ian Fookes, MA PhD

Senior Lecturers in Chinese

2013 Karen Huang, BSc Nat. Taiwan, MA PhD Hawaii

2017 Danping Wang, MA Renmin, EdD EdUHK

Professor of Japanese

◇2013 Mark R. Mullins, BA Alabama, MCS Regent Coll., PhD McM.

Senior Lecturers in Japanese

2001 Harumi Minagawa, BA Tsuda, MA PhD ANU

2002 Ellen Nakamura, BA(Hons) ANU, MEd Tokyo Gakugei, PhD ANU

1998 Rumi Sakamoto, MA PhD Essex

Professional Teaching Fellow in Japanese

◇2011 Michiyo Mori, BA Tsuda, MA

Senior Tutor in Japanese

◇1998 Reiko Kondo, BEd Shinshu, MA

Associate Professor in Korean

2002 Changzoo Song, BA Kookmin U., MA Hankuk UFS, PhD Hawaii

Senior Lecturers in Korean

1989 Inshil Choe Yoon, MA Seoul NU, PhD

2014 Mi Yung Park, MA PhD Hawaii

Lecturer in Korean

2022 Irene Lee, BA(Hons) PhD

Communication

Professor

1993 Annie Goldson, ONZM, BSc Otago, MA NYU, DipJ Cant., PhD

Associate Professors

2021 Bridget Conor, MA Auck.UT, PhD Goldsmiths

2001 Luke Goode, BA(Hons) PhD Nott.Trent

2024 Ian Goodwin, BCom Well., MA PhD Birm.

Senior Lecturers

2024 Leon Salter, BA Birm., MSC Open(UK), PhD Massey

2020 Bingjuan Xiong, BA Henan, MA Zhejiang, PhD Colorado

Lecturers

2017 Ethan Plaut, BA MSJ Northwestern, MA PhD Stan.

2022 Kiri West, MA PhD

European Languages and Literatures

Professor in French

2001 T. M. Adams, BA Minn., MA Texas, PhD Johns Hopkins

Associate Professor in French

2002 Deborah Walker-Morrison, DU Paris VIII, MA PhD

Senior Lecturer in French

2005 Trudy Agar, MA Waik., PhD/DNR Auck./Paris Nord

Professional Teaching Fellow in French

2012 Viviane Lopes, MA Denis Diderot Paris VII

Associate Professor in German

2005 Stephan Resch, MA PhD

Senior Lecturers in German

2017 Diana Feick MA, PhD Leipzig

2016 Nicole Perry, MA McG., PhD Tor.

Professional Teaching Fellow in German

◇2021 Mareike Schmidt, MA Jena

Professor in Italian

1994 Bernadette Luciano, MA Stan., PhD Col.

Prince of Asturias Professor of Spanish and Latin American Studies

◇2010 José Colmeiro, MA SUNY Stony Brook, PhD UC Berk.

Professor of Spanish and Latin American Studies

1987 Christine R. Arkinstall, MA Oviedo, BA PhD

Associate Professors in Spanish and Latin American Studies

2009 Carlos Eduardo Piñeros, MA PhD Ohio State

1996 Walescka Pino-Ojeda, MA PhD Wash. (Seattle)

Global Studies

Associate Professor

2020 Jamie Gillen, BS Virginia Tech., MA Kentucky, PhD Colorado

Senior Lecturer

2019 Patrick Saulmatino Thomsen, MA Seoul NU, PhD Wash. (Seattle)

Lecturer

2023 Linetto Basilone, MA Naples, PhD

School of Humanities


Head of School

Kim Phillips, BA(Hons) Melb., DPhil York(UK)

Deputy Head of School (Academic)

Jeremy Armstrong, BA New Mexico, MLitt PhD St And.

Deputy Head of School (Postgraduate)

Sophie E. Tomlinson, BA(Hons) Well., PhD Camb.

Deputy Head of School (Research)

Lisa Bailey, PhD Prin., MA

Deputy Head of School (Teaching and Learning)

Andrew Withy, MA PhD

Art History

Professor

2010 Gregory Minissale, MSc City(UK), MA PhD Lond.

Associate Professors

1997 Ngarino Ellis, LLB MA PhD

2002 Erin Griffey, MA PhD Courtauld Inst.

1997 Caroline Vercoe, MA PhD

Classical Studies and Ancient History

Associate Professors

2008 Jeremy Armstrong, BA New Mexico, MLitt PhD St And.

◇2004 Lisa Bailey, PhD Prin., MA

Senior Lecturers

2003 Jennifer Hellum, MA PhD Tor.

2012 Maxine Lewis, BA(Hons) Newcastle(NSW), PhD Syd.

Lecturer

2023 Alex McAuley, BA(Hons) PhD McG., MSc Edin.

English and Drama

Professors

1988 Alex Calder, MA PhD

2014 Erin G. Carlston, AB Harv., DEA Jussieu Paris VII, MA PhD Stan.

2005 Selina Tusitala Marsh, ONZM, MA PhD

2006 Lisa Samuels, BA N.Carolina, MA PhD Virginia

Associate Professors

2005 Jan Cronin, BA(Hons) Trinity(Dub.), PhD Leeds

◇2015 Paula Morris, MNZM, MA Well., MFA Iowa, DPhil York(UK)

2014 Emma Willis, MA PhD

Senior Lecturers

2010 Rina Kim, MA UC Dublin, PhD Warw.

1991 Sophie E. Tomlinson, BA(Hons) Well., PhD Camb.

Professional Teaching Fellows

2021 Andrew Dawson, MA

◇2018 Sparkle Gibbs, MA PhD

1993 Stephanie Wyatt, MA DipTchg

2015 Agnieszka Zabicka, MA Jagiellonian, PGDipArts PhD

History

Professors

2003 Maartje M. Abbenhuis, BA(Hons) PhD Cant.

1988 Linda Bryder, DPhil Oxf., MA

1992 Malcolm Campbell, BA(Hons) PhD NSW

1993 Caroline Daley, BA(Hons) PhD Well.

1997 Kim Phillips, BA(Hons) Melb., DPhil York(UK)

2009 Jonathan Scott, BA(Hons) Well., PhD Camb.

Associate Professors

◇2004 Lisa Bailey, PhD Prin., MA

2003 Jennifer Frost, BA Calif., MA UC Davis, PhD Wisconsin-Madison

2006 Aroha Harris, MNZM, MPhil Massey, PhD

Senior Lecturers

◇2008 Felicity Barnes, BA PhD DipMgt

2007 Lindsay Diggelmann, MA PhD

1999 Paul Taillon, BA Northwestern, PhD Wisc.

1999 Joseph Zizek, BA BSc Alberta, MA PhD UC Berk.

Lecturer

2021 Rowan Light, BA(Hons) Syd., PhD

Senior Tutor

◇2004 Sara Buttsworth, BA(Hons) PhD W.Aust.

Media and Screen

Professor

2012 Neal Curtis, BA(Hons) E.Lond., MA Nott., PhD Nott.Trent

1992 Laurence Simmons, PhD Well., MA

Associate Professors

2010 Allan Cameron, BA(Hons) MA Otago, PhD Melb.

1998 Shuchi Kothari, MA Pune, MA PhD Texas-Austin

2001 Sarina Pearson, BA Calif., MAVA S.Calif., PhD

2003 Xuelin Zhou, MA Guangzhou, MA Warw., PhD

1997 Nabeel Zuberi, BA(Hons) Nott., MA Mich., PhD Texas-Austin

Senior Lecturers

◇2012 Brendan Donovan, BA BCom Otago, MA

Professional Teaching Fellow

2007 Peter Simpson, MA

Museums and Cultural Heritage

David and Corina Silich Associate Professor

2006 Linda Tyler, MA Cant.

Philosophy

Professors

1994 Christopher J. Martin, MA Sus., PhD Prin.

2012 Timothy P. Mulgan, BA(Hons) Otago, DPhil Oxf.

1995 Robert L. Wicks, BA Michigan State, MA PhD Wisconsin-Madison

Associate Professor

2008 Matheson Russell, BA Syd., PhD NSW, DipTh Oxf.

Peter Kraus Associate Professor in Philosophy

2023 Krushil Watene, PhD St And., MA

Senior Lecturers

2008 Patrick Girard, BA McG., PhD Stan.

2015 Emily C. Parke, BA Reed, PhD Penn.

1999 Jeremy M. Seligman, BA Oxf., PhD Edin.

Professional Teaching Fellow

2018 Andrew Withy, MA PhD

Theological and Religious Studies

Professor

◇2013 Mark R. Mullins, BA Alabama, MCS Regent Coll., PhD McM.

Maclaurin Goodfellow Associate Professor in Theological and Religious Studies

2023 Michael Mawson, MA Well., PhD Notre Dame

Senior Lecturer

2009 Nicholas J. Thompson, BA(Hons) MTh Otago, MA Br.Col., PhD Glas., DipLib Well., DipGrad Otago

Mildred Weissman Professional Teaching Fellow

◇2018 Orna Weinroth, BA Sarah Lawrence, PhD George Wash.

Post Doctoral Research Fellow

2022 Therese Lautua, BA BTheol(Hons) PhD

School of Māori Studies and Pacific Studies (Te Wānanga o Waipapa)


Heads of School

Tiopira McDowell, MA PhD

Lisa Uperesa, BA UC Berk., MA MPhil PhD Columbia

Māori Studies

Professors

1999 Tracey McIntosh, MNZM, MA PhD

1988 Margaret S. Mutu, BSc MPhil PhD

2017 Linda Waimarie Nikora, MSocSci DPhil Waik.

Associate Professors

2017 Daniel Hikuroa, MA PhD

2022 Mohi Rua, MSocSc PhD PGDipPsyc Waik.

Senior Lecturers

2023 Erana Louise Foster, MA

2013 Tiopira McDowell, MA PhD

2023 Sally Akevai Te Namu Nicholas, MA PhD

Lecturer

2023 Kapua O’Connor, MTchg(Primary)

Professional Teaching Fellows

◇2012 Paora Sharples, BA

2020 Makere Muriwhenua Thompson, BA(Hons)

Pacific Studies

Professors in Pacific Studies

2017 Jemaima Tiatia-Seath, MA DPH PhD

2004 Yvonne J. Underhill-Sem, MNZM, MA Hawaii, PhD Waik.

Associate Professor in Pacific Studies

2016 Lisa Uperesa, BA UC Berk., MA MPhil PhD Columbia

Senior Lecturers in Pacific Studies

2023 Emalani Case, MA Hawaii, PhD Well.

2018 Marcia Paula Leenen-Young, MA PhD

2022 Caleb Marsters, MA PhD

1996 Melenaite Taumoefolau, BA GCEd S.Pac., MA Wales, PhD

Lecturer

2023 Sarah McLean-Orsborn, MA PhD

Professional Teaching Fellows

2020 Henry Sevesi Fesuluai, BA Auck.UT

2022 Julia Mageau Gray, BA(Hons) Adel.

School of Social Sciences


Head of School

Katherine Smits, BA(Hons) BJur W.Aust., MPhil Camb., PhD Cornell

Deputy Head of School (Academic)

Alice Mills, BA(Hons) MSc PhD Cardiff

Deputy Head of School (Postgraduate)

Judith H. Littleton, BA(Hons) Syd., MA PhD ANU

Deputy Head of School (Research)

Nicholas Malone, BA Colorado, PhD Oregon

Deputy Head of School (Teaching and Learning)

Martin Wilkinson, MA DPhil Oxf.

Anthropology

Professors

1996 Melinda S. Allen, BA Arizona, MA Hawaii, PhD Wash. (Seattle)

1993 Gregory D. Booth, BMusEd Temple, MMus PhD Kent State

1999 Simon Holdaway, MA Otago, PhD Penn.

1993 Thegn N. Ladefoged, BA UCSB, MA PhD Hawaii

1998 Judith H. Littleton, BA(Hons) Syd., MA PhD ANU

2003 Susanna Trnka, BA UC Berk., PhD Prin.

Associate Professors

2012 Ethan Cochrane, MA PhD Hawaii

2010 Nicholas Malone, BA Colorado, PhD Oregon

2018 Marama Muru-Lanning, DipTchg Waik., MA PhD

Senior Lecturers

2014 Heather Battles, BA Well., MA PhD McM.

2002 Mark Busse, MA Chicago, PhD Calif.

1995 Christine Dureau, MA Monash, PhD Macq.

2011 Sun Hee Koo, MA NYU, PhD Hawaii

2016 Rebecca Phillipps, MA PhD

2000 Kirsten Zemke, MA PhD

Lecturer

2020 Callie Vandewiele, BA(Hons) Pacific, PhD Camb.

Senior Research Fellow

Dilys A. Johns, MA; CCI ICCROM NZCCM

Criminology

Associate Professors of Criminology

2012 Alice Mills, BA(Hons) MSc PhD Cardiff

2010 James Oleson, MPhil PhD Camb., JD UC Berk.

2016 Tamasailau Suaalii-Sauni, MNZM, LLB MA PhD

Senior Lecturers in Criminology

2013 Ronald Kramer, BA La Trobe, MA MPhil PhD Yale

2015 Claire Meehan, BSc(Hons) PhD Ulster, MSSc PGCE Belf.

2013 Robert Webb, MA PhD

2020 Susann Wiedlitzka, BS Cal. Polytech., MA Hamburg, PhD Qld.

Development Studies

Professor

2014 Andreas Neef, MSc PhD Hohenheim

Senior Lecturer

2015 Jesse Hession Grayman, MA MPH Mich., PhD Harv.

Senior Research Fellow

Chapika Sangkapitux, MSc NIDA, PhD Monash

Politics and International Relations

Professors

2006 Jennifer Curtin, MA Waik., PhD ANU

1992 Martin Wilkinson, MA DPhil Oxf.

Associate Professors

2006 Jennifer Lees-Marshment, MA Manc., PhD Keele

2013 Stephen Noakes, BA(Hons) Qu., MA Br.Col., PhD Qu.

2004 Katherine Smits, BA(Hons) BJur W.Aust., MPhil Camb., PhD Cornell

2007 Stephen Winter, BA Br.Col., MA Dal., DPhil Oxf.

Senior Lecturers

2014 Maria Armoudian, BA SW Oklahoma State, PhD S.Calif.

2018 Timothy Fadgen, BA Mass., MA Syracuse, JD Maine, PhD

2013 Thomas Gregory, BA(Hons) Sheff., MSc Aberystwyth, PhD Manc.

2002 Geoffrey Kemp, MA MPhil PhD Camb.

2019 Fabio Scarpello, MA PhD Murd.

2012 Christopher Wilson, MA PhD ANU

Lecturers

2023 Nicole Wegner, MA PhD McM.

2024 Victoria Woodman, MA

Public Policy

Professor

2006 Jennifer Curtin, MA Waik., PhD ANU

Associate Professor

2022 Juan Tauri, MPhil Camb., PhD W’gong

Senior Lecturer

2018 Timothy Fadgen, BA Mass., MA Syracuse, JD Maine, PhD

Lecturers

2021 Sarah Bickerton, MA Cant.

2021 Mohammad Salimifar, MA Ferdowsi, PhD

Quantitative Social Sciences

Associate Professor

2008 Barry Milne, BA(Hons) MSc Otago, PhD King’s Coll. Lond.

Senior Lecturer

2015 Stephanie D’Souza, BSc(Hons) PhD

Sociology

Professors of Sociology

2022 Francis Collins, MA PhD

2000 Steve Matthewman, MA PhD

Associate Professors in Sociology

2008 Bruce M. Z. Cohen, BSc(Hons) Tees., MSc Hudd., PhD Brad.

2000 Vivienne Elizabeth, BA PhD Cant.

2011 Campbell Jones, BA MCom Otago, PhD Keele

Senior Lecturers in Sociology

2009 Ciara Cremin, MA PhD Leeds

2011 Manuel Vallee, MA PhD UC Berk.

Senior Lecturer in Sociology and Gender Studies

2015 Carisa R. Showden, AB Syracuse, MA PhD N.Carolina

Lecturers in Sociology

2022 Karly Burch, PhD Otago

2020 Moeata Keil, MA PhD

2020 Sereana Naepi, PhD Br.Col., MA

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