Academic staff

Head of School

Mandy Smith

Deputy Head of School

Sue Hedges

Associate Head of School, Teaching and Learning

Sue Jowsey

Associate Head of School - Research

Gregory Bennett

Te Kaiwhakatere

Rachel Carley

Director of External Engagement

Gregory Bennett

Heads of Departments

Animation, Visual Effects & Game Design: Nooroa Tapuni

Communication Design: Fiona Grieve

Fashion Design: Sue Hedges

Industrial Design: Sue Hedges

Interaction Design: Fiona Grieve

Spatial and Interior Design: Rafik Patel

Visual Arts: Nooroa Tapuni

Programme Director – Bachelor of Design

Jenni Tupu

Director of Minors

Emily O’Hara

Postgraduate Programme Directors

Master of Design: Sue Gallagher

Master of Visual Arts: Monique Redmond

PhD: Chris Braddock

Professors

Albert Refiti

Chris Braddock

Mandy Smith

Stephen Reay

Welby Ings

Associate Professors

Andrew Denton

David Sinfeld

Fiona Amundsen

Janine Randerson

Marcos Mortensen Steagall

Miriam Harris

Monique Redmond

Natalie Robertson

Susan Hedges

Senior Lecturers

Andreas Mikellis

Carl Douglas

Dieneke Jansen

Emily O’Hara

George Hajian

Hossein Najafi

Ingrid Boberg

Ivana Nakarada-Kordic

Jason Kennedy

Kei Hoshi

Lisa McEwan

Lyle Reilly

Meighan Ellis

Nooroa Tapuni

Rachel Carley

Rachelle Moore

Sue Gallagher

Sue Jowsey

Tatiana Tavares

Lecturers

Anke Nienhuis

Cecelia Faumuina

Chen Chen

Emily Ramsay

James Smith

Lecia Johnson

Lucy Meyle

Masaya Todoroki

Michaela Dodd

Rafik Patel

Ziggy Lever

Research Fellows

Jyoti Kalyanji

Research Officers

Cassie Khoo