Prof. Linda Smith

Iwi: Ngāti Awa, Ngāti Porou

Qualifications: PhD Auckland, MA (Hons) Auckland, BA Auckland, DipT

Papers Taught

DEVS504 - State Policies on Indigenous Development
MAOR571 - Decolonizing Methodologies: Research and Indigenous Peoples

Current Supervision

Te Kāhautu Maxwell - PhD student. Thesis title: Te Kura i Awarua: Ritual Practice and Death in the Ringatu Canon

Recent Publications

  • Smith, L. T. (2017). [Keynote] Race, whiteness and indigeneity. In Race, Whiteness and Indigeneity Conference. Conference held at Surfers Paradise in Queensland, Australia.

  • Smith, L. T. (2017). [Keynote] The intellectual project of Decolonising and Kaupapa Māori methodologies; reporting from new research. In Summer Indigenous Art Intensive (2017), University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus, Canada.

  • Pihama, L., Smith, L. T., Evans-Campbell, T., Kohu-Morgan, H., Cameron, N., Mataki, T., . . . Southey, K. (2017). Investigating Māori approaches to trauma informed care. Journal of Indigenous Wellbeing, 2(3), 18-31. Open Access version:

  • Smith, L. T. (2017). Indigenous peoples and education in the Pacific region. In State of the World's Indigenous Peoples: Education (Vol. 3rd, pp. 163-184). OECD iLibrary. Retrieved from

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Smith, Prof Linda 4997 tuhiwai A.G.06 Te Pua Wananga ki te Ao

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