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Faculty of Health and Environmental Sciences

Physical address:
90 Akoranga Drive
Northcote, Auckland 0627, New Zealand

Main reception: AG 129, North Shore Campus

Postal address:
Private Bag 92006
Auckland 1142, New Zealand

Phone: +64 9 921 9999
Fax: +64 9 921 9706

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Course enrolment and general enquiries

The AUT Student Centre provides information on applications and admission, fees and invoices, academic records, general enrolment, graduation, accommodation, orientation and student services. Phone 0800 AUT UNI (0800 288 864) or email

Faculty of Health and Environmental Sciences Programme Advisor

Undergraduate and postgraduate course enquiries (enquiries to pre-enrolment), international enquiries
Debra Spinetto
Phone: +64 9 921 9735

Faculty Undergraduate Office contacts

Associate Dean Undergraduate
Dr Susan Shaw

Personal Assistant
Deborah Webster
Phone: +64 9 921 9999 ext 7543

Faculty Postgraduate Office contacts

Associate Dean Postgraduate
Associate Professor Erica Hinckson

Executive Administrator
For enquiries relating to PhD, DHSc, MPhil (enrolment to graduation) and general postgraduate enquiries, contact:
Lisa Brien Herd
Phone: +64 9 921 9999 ext 7020

For other enquiries, including those relating to general administration for Associate Dean Postgraduate and examination reports, contact:
Hannah Dymond
Phone: +64 9 921 9999 ext 7624

Faculty Research Office contacts

Associate Dean Research
Professor Patria Hume

Research Administrator
For general research related enquiries, contact:
Brigitte van Gils
Phone: +64 9 921 9999 ext 7775

Research Development Manager
For faculty scholarships, discussion and development of research ideas and opportunities, research funding applications, contact:
Sara Metcalf
Phone: +64 9 921 9999 ext 7665

Faculty Executive Team

Dean: Professor Max Abbott
Associate Deans
Research: Professor Patria Hume
Postgraduate: Associate Professor Erica Hinckson
Undergraduate: Dr Susan Shaw
Health: Associate Professor Duncan Reid
Māori Advancement: Kate Haswell
International and Enterprise: Associate Professor Lindsey White
South Campus: Naumai Smith

School Heads of Research and Heads of Postgraduate Studies

School Head of School Head of Research Head of Postgraduate Studies
Applied Sciences
Associate Professor Len Gillman
Professor Steve Pointing
Professor Allan Blackman
Clinical Sciences
Associate Professor Peter Larmer Professor Paula Kersten
Dr David Healee
Interprofessional Health Studies Dr Ailsa Haxell
Associate Professor Jun Lu
Associate Professor Jun Lu
Public Health & Psychosocial Studies Professor Janis Paterson
Dr Daniel Shepherd
Dr Heather Came
Sport & Recreation
Professor Mark Orams
Dr Scott Duncan
Prof. Mike McGuigan

Last updated: 20-Feb-2015 4.20pm

The information on this page was correct at time of publication. For a comprehensive overview of AUT qualifications, please refer to the Academic Calendar.