Lissa Smith

Lissa Smith

CeTTL Office Manager

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About Lissa

I coordinate and oversee the administrative activities within the Centre for Tertiary Teaching and Learning (CeTTL) inclusive of programme administration for the Postgraduate Certificate in Tertiary Teaching and Learning (PGCertTERTL), and, English as a Second Language (ENSLA) papers, i.e. English as an Additional Language: Effective Academic Writing, Listening and Speaking, and, English for Professions.

I had an extensive career in local government, worked for a Ministry of Health service provider, and, for an IP commercialisation business.

I came to New Zealand several years ago from Manila, Philippines where I studied for a Bachelor of Commerce majoring in Accountancy. I then gained three more qualifications in NZ all associated with business, and, office management.

I am experienced in sports administration having volunteered for several years as Team Manager for various sports codes.


Key Competencies

office and academic programme administration, admissions and enrolments, accounts, budget management, procurement, conference bookings, travel and accommodation arrangements, events management, teaching excellence award nomination processing, website maintenance

Contact Details

Email: [email protected]; [email protected]
Room: M.1.04
Phone: 07 838 4839