Our PhD students and alumni

AUT has almost 1,000 doctoral students completing research in all of AUT’s disciplines – from architecture to sport and recreation. Read more about some of our PhD students and alumni below.

Adekunle David Micah
Science

Adekunle David Micah

Doctor of Philosophy
Alan Zhang
Engineering, computer and mathematical sciences

Alan Zhang

Doctor of Philosophy
Andrius Ramonas
Sport and recreation

Andrius Ramonas

Doctor of Philosophy
Anushree Nagaraj
Science

Anushree Nagaraj

Doctor of Philosophy
Master of Science
Cesar Meylan
Sport and recreation

Cesar Meylan

Doctor of Philosophy
Chantal Denise Pagel
Hospitality, tourism and events

Chantal Denise Pagel

Doctor of Philosophy
An alumna from AUT
Creative technologies

Claudine Nalesu

Doctor of Philosophy
Master of Creative Technologies
Bachelor of Creative Technologies
Deshaun Martin Clarke
Science

Deshaun Martin-Clarke

Doctor of Philosophy
Elena Titkova
Social sciences and public policy

Elena Titkova

Doctor of Philosophy
    Bachelor of Arts
    • Psychology Major
    Bachelor of Arts (Honours)
    • Psychology
    Hansini Gunasekara
    Business

    Hansini Gunasekara

    Doctor of Philosophy
    Jasper Wong
    Sport and recreation

    Jasper Wong

    Doctor of Philosophy
      Bachelor of Sport and Recreation
      • Sport and Exercise Science Major
      Master of Sport, Exercise and Health
        Kaitlyn Weiss
        Sport and recreation

        Kaitlyn Weiss

        Doctor of Philosophy
        Keegan Chessum
        Science

        Keegan Chessum

        Doctor of Philosophy
          Bachelor of Science
          • Study Food Science
          Bachelor of Science (Honours)
            Laura Upson
            Hospitality, tourism and events

            Laura Upson

            Doctor of Philosophy
              Bachelor of Arts (Honours)
              • International Hospitality Management
              Bachelor of International Tourism Management
                Leona Wang
                Creative technologies

                Leona Wang

                Doctor of Philosophy
                  Master of Design
                    Bachelor of Design
                    • Fashion Design Major
                    Linden Moore
                    Sport and recreation

                    Linden Moore

                    Doctor of Philosophy
                    Michael Bain
                    Communication studies

                    Michael Bain

                    Doctor of Philosophy
                    Master of Communication Studies
                    Muhammad Arif Syed
                    Engineering, computer and mathematical sciences

                    Muhammad Arif Syed

                    Doctor of Philosophy
                    Najmah
                    Health sciences

                    Najmah

                    Doctor of Philosophy
                    Ruchira Sandeep
                    Science

                    Ruchira Sandeep Sawant

                    Doctor of Philosophy
                    SangHoon (Andrew) Yoon
                    Sport and recreation

                    SangHoon (Andrew) Yoon

                    Doctor of Philosophy
                    Sophie Hayden
                    Hospitality, tourism and events

                    Sophie Hayden

                    Doctor of Philosophy
                    Master of International Tourism Management
                    Graduate Diploma in International Tourism Management
                    Su Myat Kyaw
                    Health sciences

                    Su Myat Kyaw

                    Doctor of Philosophy
                    Master of Disaster Risk Management and Development
                    Taichi Arioka
                    Business

                    Taichi Arioka

                    Doctor of Philosophy
                    Tanuj Wadhi
                    Sport and recreation

                    Tanuj Wadhi

                    Doctor of Philosophy
                    Thao Bui
                    Law

                    Thao Bui

                    Doctor of Philosophy
                    Tharaya Poorisat
                    Architecture and built environment

                    Tharaya Poorisat

                    Doctor of Philosophy
                    Tuan Derwyn Hamidon
                    Business

                    Tuan Derwyn Hamidon

                    Doctor of Philosophy
                    Wasan Alamro
                    Engineering, computer and mathematical sciences

                    Wasan Alamro

                    Doctor of Philosophy
                    Zam Suan Mung
                    Business

                    Zam Suan Mung

                    Doctor of Philosophy