Dr Armagan Sabetian

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Senior Lecturer

Phone: +64 9 921 9999 extn 8004

Email: armagan.sabetian@aut.ac.nz

Physical Address:

Postal Address:

School of Science
Auckland University of Technology
Private Bag 92006 (Postcode C44)
Auckland 1142, New Zealand

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Institute for Applied Ecology New Zealand


  • PhD (James Cook University, Australia)
  • MSc (Otago University, New Zealand)

Memberships and Affiliations:

The International Society for Reef Studies

New Zealand Marine Sciences Society

Teaching Areas:

At the undergraduate level I teach Plants and Animals BIOL502, Fish and Aquatic Plants BIOL602, Ecosystem Management ENVS701, and Pacific Island Ecosystems Ecol732, which is a tropical ecology field course in the Solomon Islands (Click here for a video profile). At the postgraduate level I teach a range of topics related to ecosystem functions and fisheries science.  

Research Areas:

I am interested in fish ecology, including ecosystem functions, reproductive biology and fisheries management. I am currently supervising postgraduate projects on biochemical properties of gametes in Snapper Chrysophrys auratus, Inanga Galaxias maculatus and Giant kokopu Galaxias argenteus. Prospective postgraduate students interested in supervision should contact me via email with a research profile and an academic CV.


I’ll be attending the 2019 NZ Marine Sciences Society conference at Otago University.


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