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Celebrating Excellence

Meet some of our highest achievers.

Dr Naomi Simmonds

Lecturer

I completed my Masters thesis in 2009 which looks at contemporary understandings and relationships with Papatuanuku. My PhD extends this work to examine the spatial, spiritual and embodied experiences of childbirth and maternity in Aotearoa New Zealand. My PhD is titled "Tu te turuturu no Hineteiwaiwa: Mana Geographies of Birth...

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Associate Professor Alice Te Punga Somerville

Associate Professor / Manukura

At its heart, Alice's research is about texts by Māori, Pacific and Indigenous people. Dr Te Punga Somerville's work is underpinned by her belief that we (Māori, Pacific and/ or Indigenous peoples) are constrained when the stories about us are limited. She therefore focus on texts as evidence, sites and...

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