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University of Otago

Founded in 1869, The University of Otago was the first University to be established in New Zealand and has earned an international reputation for the quality of its research and teaching. The depth and range of research being conducted at the University of Otago contributes strongly to the University's international reputation and is evidence of its commitment to fostering a strong research culture. The University of Otago is home to many established pre-eminent research programmes while other areas are emerging as internationally recognised centres of research excellence. We believe the key to our success is our people. Excellence in research, excellence in teaching and our outstanding professional staff all contribute to making the University of Otago a great place to work. With four campuses in Dunedin, Christchurch, Wellington and Southland, and a centre in Auckland, the University of Otago enjoys a vibrant and collegiate community. (Continue Reading)

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Lincoln University

Located near the South Island city of Christchurch (population 367,700), in the province of Canterbury, Lincoln is a national University that draws its students from throughout New Zealand and from over 60 countries. The University has a student roll of around 4500 and an academic staff of approximately 250. There are 31 full professors and 23 associate professors. (Continue Reading)

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University of Canterbury

The University of Canterbury was established in 1873. Based in Christchurch, on the South Island of New Zealand, the University of Canterbury (UC) has an impressive international profile in research, learning and advanced scholarship in the disciplines of science, engineering, arts, education, business and Law. In 2011 UC became the first New Zealand university to receive a 5-star rating in the newly-established international QS Stars rating system (QS World University Rankings 2011) which evaluates universities against eight criteria including research quality, teaching quality and graduate employability, and is ranked in the top three per cent of universities worldwide (QS World University Rankings, 2012/2013). UC has been committed to producing leaders for 140 years, and has as a vision statement of “People Prepared to Make a Difference” where staff and students work together, to create, critique, disseminate and protect knowledge, and where research, teaching and learning take place in ways that are both innovative and inspirational. Our graduates have the skills to make an informed and genuine contribution to local, national and international communities. You’ll have opportunities to work alongside a diverse academic community and enrich your own professional and personal development. (Continue Reading)

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Massey University

Massey University has been ranked number five of New Zealand's most attractive employer brands in the 2013 annual Randstad Awards, an international survey conducted across all industries throughout 14 countries. We were also ranked number one in the education sector, an award we are proud to acknowledge as we strive to attract, employ and retain the best talent available in New Zealand and throughout the world market, to reach our future goals. We offer excellent working conditions for both academic and professional staff, and an environment which enhances our ability to serve and lead as the “engine” of the new New Zealand. (Continue Reading)

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Auckland University of Technology

Auckland University of Technology is a university for the changing world, an increasingly powerful force for learning and discovery that promotes the wellbeing of people and their environments, and provides them with opportunities to expand and achieve their aspirations. Auckland University of Technology (AUT) is an outwards-facing, diverse and relevant institution, engaged with the current and future issues of industry, business and the community, as well as the wider issues that confront our economy and society. Established in 2000 as the eighth university in New Zealand, AUTis a new university that began life as a technical school in 1888. This history has given AUT unique roots as a university and shaped its organisational assumptions and educational values. With four campuses in Auckland, a range of international research programmes andthe fastest growing university enrolment in New Zealand, AUT is an important contributor to higher learning in this country. AUT has more than 25,000 students and prides itself on its high quality teaching staff, innovative facilities and study programmes delivering highly capable and employable graduates to the market place. AUT’s five faculties offer a wide diversity of subjects up to doctoral level. (Continue Reading)

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University of Waikato

One of New Zealand's most modern and innovative universities, the University of Waikato is a government funded and internationally recognised research-led university that offers a high quality education. Established in 1964, the University of Waikato is ranked number 1 in New Zealand in 10 subjects in the Government’s most recent performance-based review fund (PBRF), and made the top ten of Times Higher Education’s world rankings of universities in the Southern Hemisphere under 50-years old. These rankings reflect the quality of our academic staff and firmly establish the University of Waikato as a top research–led university. Our global connections are wide and strong, and we have established partnerships and research collaborations with key universities in China, India and the United States, including Renmin University in Beijing, one of China’s top 10 universities, and Shanghai-based Tongji University, which regularly ranks within the top 25. (Continue Reading)

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The University of Auckland

Founded in 1883, The University of Auckland is New Zealand’s leading university. It is the only New Zealand University ranked among the world’s top 200 universities by the Times Higher Education World Rankings of Universities. We rank in the top 100 in the QS World University Rankings, and are the highest ranked New Zealand University in the Shanghai Jiao Tong Academic Ranking of World Universities. The University of Auckland is New Zealand’s pre-eminent research-led institution with the largest number and highest concentration of top A-rated academic researchers in the country, demonstrating “the greatest depth and breadth of research activity in the New Zealand tertiary sector” (Tertiary Education Commission, 2012 Performance Based Research Fund Quality Evaluation report). (Continue Reading)

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Victoria University of Wellington

Victoria University of Wellington, Te Whare Wānanga o te Ūpoko o te Ika a Māui, is a research-led university with high standards of teaching attracting exceptional staff and students from around the world. The Victoria University community consists of more than 2,000 members of staff supporting 22,000 students each year, across four Wellington campuses: Kelburn, Te Aro, Pipitea and Karori. We also have specialist facilities including the Graduate School of Nursing and Midwifery based at Wellington Hospital and the Coastal Ecology Laboratory on Wellington’s South Coast. We are proud to be a capital city university based in the cultural and political centre of New Zealand, and maximise the opportunities that our location gives us. It makes it easy for our researchers and students to work and partner with those from government agencies, businesses, the creative industries, and major scientific and cultural organisations in Wellington. On the world stage we aspire to enhance and further our global engagement through formal partnership, exchanges and collaborations. The New Zealand Government has recognised us as one of the country’s top research-led universities, and we have established an international reputation for the high quality of our graduates, teaching and research. (Continue Reading)

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