What is the best method for iwi to monitor kākahi populations in their lakes?Read More
Mātauranga Māori: Pūtaiao Tūhono
One of the distinguishing aspects of Te Aka Mātuatua - School of Science, is our commitment to connecting the knowledge systems of mātauranga Māori and western Science. We appreciate the importance of developing a shared understanding of value to best preserve and protect our beautiful natural world.
Below you will find some of our recent research that incorporates a substantive mātauranga Māori perspective, along with the profiles of staff who have a particular strength in terms of bringing together the knowledge systems of western Science and mātauranga Māori. Please don't hesitate to get in contact with any of our research staff if you'd like more information or if you think that there might be an opportunity for a new research partnership.
Recent research highlights
Why are we still unable to refine the chronology of NZ colonisation beyond a three tiered model of time?Read More
Staff contributing to this research theme
Our Emeritus Professors and Research Associates