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Dr Sonja Arndt

Senior Lecturer, ECE, Global Studies in Education, Philosophy in/of Education


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Ms Judy Bailey

Researcher (Mathematics Education) - Technology, Environmental, Mathematics, and Science Education Research Centre Programme Co-ordinator (GradDipT Hamilton & MMP) - Office of Initial Teacher Education and Undergraduate Studies Senior Lecturer - Te Hononga School of Curriculum and Pedagogy
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Dr Nadine Ballam

Lecturer
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Dr Amanda Bateman

Senior Lecturer
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Dr, Associate Professor Mere Berryman

Associate Professor, Director of Poutama pounamu

In my work, I aim to challenge the pervasive and historical discourses that perpetuate educational disparities for Māori students and disrupt these through school leadership and reform initiatives. In my research, I combine understandings from kaupapa Māori and critical theories ... more

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Professor Tina Besley

Professor, Te Whiringa School of Educational Leadership and Policy; Associate Dean International (Education); Director, Centre for Global Studies in Education

I was appointed Associate Dean International in the Faculty of Education in 2017. This ties in well with my work as Director, Centre for Global Studies in Education, which I established in 2012.Having been a NZ secondary school teacher for ... more

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Dr Brenda Bicknell

Associate Professor
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Ashlie Brink

Lecturer
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Ms Moana Brown

Regional Coordinator & Mao
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Dr Catherine Buntting

Senior Research Fellow

Cathy's research interests are in science and technology education, including biotechnology education, the teaching of ethical and futures thinking skills, and how ICTs can be used to enhance learning. She has a Masters degree in biochemistry and a PhD in ... more


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Dr Nigel Calder

Associate Professor

Nigel has experience in a range of educational positions including teaching, management, curriculum advisory, resource publications (including the Figure it Out series) and research. He has several community-based roles. His academic work encompasses a diversity of contexts, but his research ... more

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Richard Calderwood

Richard Calderwood has a background in economic geography, planning for retail location, marketing and supermarketing and is a Research Developer in the Institute for Business Research. His current research interests are in: advertising creativity, effectiveness, and strategy, retail marketing. Richard ... more

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Ms Sharon Campbell

Senior tutor

'Titiro whakamuri, kia pai ai tō titiro whakamua' Reflect on the past to understand the present and navigate the pathway ahead!As an experienced rumaki reo Māori teacher and principal in the Māori medium schooling sector within Aotearoa NZ. My philosophy ... more

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Mrs Wendy Carss

Lecturer

I lecture in literacy education courses within the Bachelor of Teaching (primary) programme. This includes both online mixed media (MMP) and face to face teaching. I also co-teach a post-graduate paper, Literacy and Technology: Implications for education.Current research interests include ... more

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Ms Sue Cheesman

Senior Lecturer in Dance Education
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Dr Jeanette Clarkin-Phillips

Senior lecturer

Formerly a kindergarten teacher, Jeanette has been at the University of Waikato in the Faculty of Education since 2005. She completed her Masters of Education in 2007 with a thesis entitled: Distributing the leadership: A case study of professional development. ... more

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Dr Donella Cobb

Lecturer

Donella came to the Faculty of Education with a background as a teacher, Director of Music and Assistant Principal in primary schools in New Zealand, England, Africa and Australia. Donella's creative and innovative approach to teaching has sparked her own ... more

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Professor Diana Coben

Director, National Centre of Literacy and Numeracy for Adults

I am Director of the National Centre of Literacy and Numeracy for Adults and Professor of Education at the University of Waikato and Emeritus Professor of Adult Numeracy at King’s College London, UK.I specialise in these areas: adult numeracy education, ... more

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Miss Claire Coleman

Lecturer

I began my career in education as a puppeteer in a disability awareness education programme. Since then I have taught both general primary school and specialist drama in a variety of educational settings. I discovered process drama through my studies ... more

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Beverley Cooper

Associate Dean Teacher Education

Currently Associate Dean Teacher Education and chair of the Teacher Education Forum of Aotearoa New Zealand (TEFANZ) which represents institutions who offer degree level Initial Teacher Education programmes ... more

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Associate Professor Kathie Crocket

Associate Dean Postgraduate Research, Faculty of Education

My teaching is mostly in the MCouns programme, of which I was Director for thirteen years. I teach and research in counselling with a particular focus on narrative practice, counselling ethics, counselling supervision, school counselling, and counsellor education.My research contributions ... more


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Dr. Nicola Daly

Senior Lecturer

I am a senior lecturer in Te Hononga, the School of Curriculum and Pedagogy in the Faculty of Education where I teach in the Learning Languages learning area in both the primary and secondary teaching programmes, and in children's literature. ... more

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Dr Sue Dymock

Senior Lecturer


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Ms Kerry Earl

Senior Lecturer

After qualifying as a primary teacher in Christchurch I taught for 15 years mostly in New Zealand primary settings. I have also worked in eEducation research and development.Currently I am a senior lecturer in the Faculty of Education and teach ... more

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Frances Edwards

Senior Lecturer


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Mrs Jenny Ferrier-Kerr

Senior Lecturer

I have developed and teach postgraduate coaching and mentoring qualifications. I am currently a member of the editorial boards for the International Journal of Evidence-Based Coaching and Mentoring and the under-development SAGE Handbook of Coaching. Recently published papers and chapters ... more

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Professor Brian Findsen

Professor

I have worked in adult and continuing education in universities for most of my career. I am currently a professor of (adult) education in Te Whiringa School of Educational leadership & Policy with a special research interest in learning in ... more

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Mr Anthony Fisher

Senior Lecturer

Primary Programme Leader for initial teacher education. ... more

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Paul Flanagan

Senior Lecturer

I teach in the post-graduate counsellor education programmes, within Te Oranga School of Human Development. These programmes (MCouns and two specialist PGCertCouns) emphasise postmodern, poststructuralist, and narrative approaches.My professional background in counselling and supervision includes practice in statutory and non-governmental ... more

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Dr Dianne Forbes

Senior Lecturer

My background is as a Primary School Teacher and Assistant Principal. I have worked in schools in Auckland, and my interests as a classroom teacher revolved around special needs and gifted and talented education, and the integration of ICT with ... more

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Associate Professor Wendy Fox

Associate Professor


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Mrs Jeanne Gilbert

Teaching Fellow
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Mrs Denyse Graham

Research Finance Administrator

My responsibilities include developing research budgets and monitoring project accounts. ... more


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Mrs Sandy Harrop

Associate Professor
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Mrs J.Ngarewa Hawera

Senior Lecturer
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Ms Sharyn Heaton

Senior Lecturer

Sharyn teaches in Māori education undergraduate and graduate courses and supervises masters and doctoral students across a range of Māori education topics. She has taught in primary schools, Kura Kaupapa Māori, Whare kura and PTE settings. Her field of research ... more

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Ms Leeana Herewini

Facilitator - Māori Medium/Pangarau
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Dr Richard Hill

Senior Lecturer

I am senior lecturer in the Faculty of Education at the University of Waikato. I trained as a New Zealand primary school teacher, and taught in bilingual and kura kaupapa Māori schools before taking up my position at the University ... more

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Professor Margie Hohepa

Associate Dean Māori

Margie teaches in Māori education undergraduate and graduate courses and supervises honours, masters and doctoral research students across a range of Māori education topics. She has taught in primary school and kōhanga reo settings. Her field of research is also ... more

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Dr Philippa Hunter

Senior Lecturer, Social Sciences Education: Te Hononga School of Curriculum and Pedagogy

Philippa's research interests contribute to the cross-disciplinary field of social sciences in the Aotearoa New Zealand Curriculum, and to the emergent body of research in secondary history and senior school social sciences curriculum and pedagogy. Philippa's PhD as narrative research, ... more

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Dr. Judy Hunter

Senior Lecturer


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Mrs Kath Jones

Accredited Facilitator - Literacy
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Ms Carolyn Jones

Manager

I joined the team in the Institute of Educational Professional Learning and Development in May 2012, following eight years as the Research Manager in the Wilf Malcolm Institute of Educational Research in the Faculty of Education, University of Waikato. Having ... more


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Mrs Joan-Marie Kay

Practicum Co-orinator (secondary) Senior Lecturer
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Dr Elaine Khoo

Senior Research Fellow
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Dr Elmarie Kotzé

Senior Lecturer


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Mrs Jillian Lunn

Facilitator - Te Toi Tupu/NAPP

I started as a teacher trainee at Ardmore College and this has had a lasting impact on my life. I was a teacher for many years in my hometown of Gisborne before shifting to work in Hamilton. I taught in ... more

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Ms Maggie Lyall

Doctoral Assistant


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Mrs Jan Martin

Director
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Professor Claire McLachlan

Head of School, Te Hononga School of Curriculum and Pedagogy
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Associate Professor Rachel McNae

Director - Centre for Educational Leadership Research, Associate Professor
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Mr Clark McPhillips

Practicum Co-ordinator
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Ms Rosina Merry

Programme leader ECE Sector/Senior Lecturer
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Dr Carl Mika

Associate Professor

Nga mihi nui ki a koutou.My iwi affiliations are (among others) Tuhourangi and Ngati Whanaunga.I completed my PhD thesis in German Studies in 2013. The title of the thesis is 'Reclaiming mystery: A Māori notion of Being, in light of ... more

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Mrs Judith Mills

Lecturer - Mathematics Education
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Dr Louise Milne

Senior lecturer
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Michele Morrison

Senior lecturer Te Whiringa School of Educational Leadership and Policy


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Vanessa Paki

Lecturer
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Dr Mira Peter

Senior Research Fellow

Mira is a highly trained and experienced human behaviour researcher with a background in experimental psychology, cognitive psycholinguistics, human development and learning, the phonological and gestural basis of language, the ecological approach to human perception and action, and dynamical systems ... more

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Professor Michael Peters

Research Professor

Research Profile for Prof Michael A. Peters“The Production of Knowledge” My research interests focus on educational philosophy with a focus on contemporary philosophical movements to the framing of educational issues, especially philosophical and political economy questions of knowledge production, distribution ... more

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Associate Professor Sally Peters

Head of School - Te Oranga School of Human Development and Movement Studies


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Deborah Ryder

Communications Administrator

BackgroundDeborah's qualifications include post graduate studies in research methodologies and marketing undertaken at Waikato University. She has over ten years experience as a researcher/research consultant in both the tertiary and private sectors. All research roles included research, research project management ... more


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Dr Kathy Saunders

Senior Lecturer

I am a senior lecturer in science and biology and teach in both primary and secondary initial teacher education programmes as well as supervising research students in science education. I hold a BSc and Dip Tchg from University of Auckland, ... more

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Dr Sashi Sharma

Senior Lecturer


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Dr Simon Taylor

Lecturer

Simon was born and went to school in Gisborne in his early years. His passion for astronomy as a young boy was sparked when his Scottish grandmother came to stay. He remembers how they would lie under the stars on ... more

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Mrs Gaynor Terrill

Associate Director IPL, and Facilitator - Mathematics
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Mrs Shirley Tuteao

Tainui te WakaTaupiri te MaungaWaikato te awaKawhia te moanaTahaaroa te hau kaingaMaketu,Te Koraha me Aruka nga maraeKo au te Maori me te Pacific Student Support coordinator mo te Kura Toi Tangata'Ko Te Reo me ona Tikanga te taonga hei arahi ... more


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Dr E. Jayne White

Associate Professor

Jayne has a long-standing interest in education, with particular emphasis on early years pedagogy, spanning over thirty years. As co-Director of WMIER Video Lab, Associate of the Centre for Global Studies, and a member of the Early Years Research Centre, ... more

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Ms Barbara Whyte

Senior Lecturer
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Dr Noeline Wright

Senior Research Officer/Senior Lecturer


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Mr Russell Yates

Although I am now retired from a continuing position I currently hold the position of Acting Dean in the Faculty of Education. My academic life began as a primary school teacher and principal and, for more than 20 years, I ... more