Research in education

We have a vibrant research culture driven by students working towards postgraduate qualifications, staff pursuing their own research interests, and contracts for funding agencies and other partners.

Research expertise in education

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

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Kiwi kids reading for pleasure
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New AUT Professors
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Professor Andrew GIbbons
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Kiwi kids reading for pleasure
Kiwi kids who read for pleasure do well
03 Dec, 2021
Encouraging children to read for pleasure – which is different from it being a school task – has all kinds of benefits.
A composite image showing the four AUT Marsden grant recipients.
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.
New AUT Professors
New Professors and Associate Professors
01 Nov, 2021
Eight AUT academics have been promoted to the position of Professor, and a further 22 have been appointed as Associate Professors.
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AUT climbs up the global rankings
02 Sep, 2021
AUT continues to climb up the global university rankings joining the University of Otago in second place in NZ and the top 250 universities in the world.
Professor Andrew GIbbons
Five questions: Professor Andrew Gibbons
09 Jul, 2021
We asked Professor Andrew Gibbons five questions about his research ahead of his Inaugural Professorial Address.
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