Research in business

At the AUT Business School we believe in high-quality research that addresses important societal challenges. Our world-class researchers work in all major disciplines in business, and in our multidisciplinary research centres.

At the heart of our research is collaborative engagement with our external stakeholders in business, the professions, government and the community.

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AUT's academic supervisors are recognised world-class researchers who have the expert knowledge to guide you throughout your studies.

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If you’re interested in applying to a PhD or MPhil, email doctoral.and.mphil.admissions@aut.ac.nz first to assess your eligibility for the programme.

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Asheq Rahman
Helena Cooper-Thomas
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Jarrod Haar
Monique Cooper
Daysha Tonumaipe'a (left) and Dr Dianne Wepa (right)
Marsden Fund project lead researchers
Ayesha Scott
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Jarrod Haar
Can summer tame the flames of burnout?
02 Dec, 2021
One in nine. One in five. Now, one in three. It's not a tally of growing COVID cases. Instead, new AUT research shows the risk of burnout is soaring.
Monique Cooper
AUT’s first Rhodes Scholar
23 Nov, 2021
Product development engineer Monique Cooper is the first ever AUT graduate to be awarded the prestigious Rhodes Scholarship.
Daysha Tonumaipe'a (left) and Dr Dianne Wepa (right)
Funding for emerging researchers
23 Nov, 2021
hree AUT researchers have been acknowledged at the Health Research Council’s annual Career Development Awards.
Marsden Fund project lead researchers
Four Marsden fund grants for AUT
03 Nov, 2021
Four AUT research projects have been granted more than $2.8 million in the 2021 Marsden Fund round.
Ayesha Scott
Money matters: it all adds up
01 Nov, 2021
Dr Ayesha Scott recently spoke to a virtual audience of 200, speaking on money matters for the Business School’s 2021 Career Advantage Series.
Nafiz Ul Fahad
Sanghyub (John) Lee
Livvy Mitchell
Meghana Lama
Thai Ha Nguyen

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General research information

Professor Ben Wooliscroft Associate Dean – Research
Faculty of Business, Economics and Law
Email: ben.wooliscroft@aut.ac.nz

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