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62% increase in AUT researchers
Emeritus Professor Ian Shirley
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AUT's new Professors
THE world university rankings for AUT 2019
62% increase in AUT researchers
62% increase in AUT researchers
30 Apr, 2019
Growing expertise to help New Zealand and the world
Emeritus Professor Ian Shirley
Farewell to Professor Ian Shirley
23 Jan, 2019
Emeritus Professor Ian Shirley was a friend and colleague to many as a researcher, leader, mentor, supervisor and notable person about the University.
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Newspapers shrink local news gaps widen
06 Dec, 2018
Annual NZ media ownership report finds 9% drop in NZ newspaper circulation.
AUT's new Professors
New Professors and Associate Professors
01 Nov, 2018
AUT has announced the promotion to Professor of seven senior academics. A further 16 academics have been appointed as Associate Professors.
THE world university rankings for AUT 2019
THE rankings place AUT in NZ top three
27 Sep, 2018
AUT has significantly improved in global university rankings published today by the Times Higher Education.
Ben Moore
Rebecca Trelease
Stephanie Tapungu
Hulu Tu'inukuafe