Te Kotahi Research Institute
Ko wai mātou
Who we are
‘Koi te mata punenga, maiangi te mata pūihoiho’
Our vision is to be a world recognised Kaupapa Māori Institute that contributes to Māori and Indigenous aspirations through transformative research excellence. Te Kotahi promotes and encourages the connection between scholars across disciplines to undertake research. Read More
Te Kotahi Research Institute develops research workshops and a suite of programmes that support iwi, Māori, Indigenous nations, communities, organisations, and research teams to engage and focus on building key research skills related to Māori and Indigenous research methodologies and practice. Read More
Te Kotahi Research Institute and Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga invites all MAI Te Kupenga Phd Candidates and students to participate in a series of research webinars. These webinars will provide a space whereby Māori researchers and senior Māori scholars will share and workshop knowledge and information that highlights the critical significance of Kaupapa Māori research to broader Māori development aspirations.
Associate Professor Leonie Pihama, Dr Naomi Simmonds and Dr Waikaremoana Waitoki at the University of Waikato have been awarded $350,000 funding for A Better Start National Science Challenge in conjunction with Curekids to further investigate the place of mātauranga Māori (Māori knowledges) as a practice to improve the mental health and wellbeing of young Māori.