Research leader and Antarctica expert to join Waikato as Deputy Vice-Chancellor Research
The University of Waikato has announced the appointment of Professor Gary Wilson to the role of Deputy Vice-Chancellor Research from early next year.
University of Waikato researchers receive record-level Marsden funding to explore bold ideas for the future
The University of Waikato is celebrating its most successful Marsden funding round yet.
Prestigious Rutherford Discovery Fellowship awarded to Dr Rebecca Lawton for marine kelp research
Dr Rebecca Lawton, Senior Lecturer in Marine Science and Aquaculture at the University of Waikato is looking to reverse the tide on kelp loss with her newly awarded Rutherford Discovery Fellowship from the Royal Society Te Apārangi.
Significant funding boost for University of Waikato research
The University of Waikato has achieved significant results in the latest funding round from the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment's Endeavour Fund. One research programme, and six Smart Ideas projects have been awarded grants through the highly contested fund.
Waikato researchers tapped for US$30m Centre for braiding Indigenous knowledge and science
Two University of Waikato researchers have been shoulder-tapped as investigators within the newly launched NSF Center for Braiding Indigenous Knowledges and Science (CBIKS) based at the University of Massachusetts Amherst (UMass) in the United States.
Newly refurbished Waikato IDI Lab a catalyst for fostering academic-industry collaboration
The University of Waikato re-opened its newly refurbished Integrated Data Infrastructure (IDI) Lab; a catalyst for fostering academic-industry collaboration and innovation in research within the Waikato.
Captive kiwi management researcher takes out tight competition
Te Aka Mātuatua School of Science animal behaviour researcher Rebecca Connor won the University's 3 Minute Thesis (3MT) Doctoral competition.
Renowned scientist honoured for dedication to marine conservation
World-renowned marine scientist Professor Chris Battershill has been honoured for his significant contributions to marine science with a prestigious New Zealand Marine Science Society Life Achievement Award.
Reimagining fields of play to grow the future of women in sport through world-class research
Waikato hosts global symposium to tackle issues from building gender-inclusive sporting environments to menstrual health and sport.
Kava based therapy for psychological trauma reaches clinical trial milestone
Waikato Pacific health researcher Dr Apo Aporosa has been awarded a Health Research Council grant to advance kava research to clinical trials.
Te Kāhui a Kiwa - driving awareness and dialogue on Indigenous trade
Indigenous and international speakers meet this week at the University of Waikato to share their knowledge and expertise on the importance of Indigenous trade in gaining benefits from the free trade agreement, the Comprehensive and Progressive agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP).
Exploring and embracing diversity
Research at the University of Waikato is helping to underpin policy development and decisions designed to improve diversity and inclusion and create more gender-responsive practices across New Zealand organisations.