Research in language and culture

We pride ourselves on delivering ground-breaking research in all areas of language and culture. Our students and staff are involved in a range of research projects, and we have close links with research centres across AUT.

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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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New AUT Professors
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Professor Sharon Mazer
Professor Ineke Crezee
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The masculine discourse of men who knit
01 Mar, 2022
Men who knit use language on social media that justifies their participation in the craft.
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 Sharon Mazer
Five questions: Professor Sharon Mazer
17 May, 2021
We asked Professor Sharon Mazer five questions about her research ahead of her Inaugural Professorial Address.
Professor Ineke Crezee
Five questions with Prof. Ineke Crezee
09 Apr, 2021
We asked Professor Ineke Crezee five questions about her research ahead of her Inaugural Professorial Address.
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