Postgraduate supervision in the School of Language and Culture

The School of Language and Culture offers PhD candidates the opportunity to work collaboratively with a cohort of staff who are active researchers and practitioners to provide a unique interdisciplinary level of engagement and mentorship in their chosen areas of research study.

Course information

For information on applying for the Doctor of Philosophy and Master of Philosophy programmes please contact or (09) 921 9999 ext 8481.

Areas of study

We supervise the following broad themes of study:

  • Creative writing
  • Intercultural competency
  • Discourse analysis
  • Language teaching and learning
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Corrective feedback
  • Academic literacies
  • Refugee and migrant education
  • Migrant and refugee identity, policy and settlement
  • Policy and media analysis.

Contact us if you would like to study a particular field of interest not listed above within the School of Language and Culture.

Academic supervisors

Last updated: 02-Nov-2015 3.28pm

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