University of Auckland

Ingenio et labore

New Zealand

The University of Auckland is New Zealand’s leading university and the largest with more than 40,000 students and 4,700 staff on five campuses.

It offers the most comprehensive range of courses and has a strong focus on quality with selective entry to all programmes. Auckland is the only NZ university ranked among the world’s top 100 universities in the QS World University Rankings.

There are eight faculties and two large-scale research institutes, along with unique opportunities for interdisciplinary studies and conjoint degrees. Auckland also has the biggest graduate school in NZ, the largest annual number of postgraduate research student completions and the highest level of research income. Its research commercialisation company, Auckland UniServices Ltd, generated $NZ145.1 million in 2011.

More than 4,874 students from 93 countries study at The University of Auckland. Its 360° Auckland Abroad Student Exchange programme allows NZ students to spend one or two semesters at one of the University’s more than 90 university exchange partners around the world.

The University’s location in NZ’s major business city enables staff and students to rub shoulders with leading practitioners in their field, and engage in collaborative research. Medical students work alongside leading specialists at Auckland City Hospital while the Faculty of Law is within walking distance of the courts and major legal firms. The Business School has a close relationship with leading Auckland companies, and academics from the Faculty of Engineering, School of Population Health and School of Architecture and Planning serve on think-tanks helping to shape the city’s future.

The University of Auckland has a strong international focus and is the only New Zealand member of Universitas 21 and the Association of Pacific Rim Universities – international consortia of research-led universities. Today more than 4,000 international students from 93 countries choose to study here, while the University’s 360° Auckland Abroad Student Exchange programme enables New Zealand students to spend one or two semesters at one of the University’s more than 90 university exchange partners around the world.

As well as being New Zealand’s top university, The University of Auckland is the country’s largest. It has a strong focus on quality with selective entry to all programmes.

The University of Auckland has the most comprehensive range of courses in the country with teaching and research conducted over eight faculties and two large-scale research institutes. There are unique opportunities for interdisciplinary studies and conjoint degrees.


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Early Childhood Centre Teacher

University of Auckland

Location:

New Zealand


Position type:

Full time

20 Jun 2017
30 Jul 2017

Campus Life - Early Childhood Centres High-quality learning, fun and laughter is what you will see when you walk into one of our centres. We are looking for x2 teachers to join our Alten Road team. Our Alten Road centre is based in a beautiful heritage-style building in the heart of our centra...

Professional Teaching Fellow

University of Auckland

Location:

New Zealand


Position type:

Full time

23 Jun 2017
31 Jul 2017

Faculty of Business & Economics The University of Auckland invites applications for a Professional Teaching Fellow (level 1-4) in the Department of Marketing at New Zealand’s leading research-led Business School. We seek applications in all fields of Marketing, but particularly wel...

Location:

New Zealand


Position type:

Full time

23 Jun 2017
31 Jul 2017

Faculty of Business & Economics The University of Auckland invites applications for a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in the Department of Marketing at New Zealand’s leading research-led Business School. We seek applications in all fields of Marketing, but particularly welcome those with ...

Location:

New Zealand


Position type:

Full time

29 Jun 2017
31 Jul 2017

The Faculty of Science - Department of Physics The Department of Physics is undertaking a major, multi-year revision of its undergraduate pedagogy and curriculum with the goal of producing a truly superb undergraduate experience in physics. To support this project, the Department invites appli...

Location:

New Zealand


Position type:

Full time

29 Jun 2017
31 Jul 2017

Faculty of Engineering - Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering Applications are invited for an academic position from candidates holding a BE and a PhD and with a strong background in core chemical/process and/or materials engineering. Applicants are sought with teaching and resea...

Location:

New Zealand


Position type:

Full time

06 Jul 2017
11 Aug 2017

Creative Arts and Industries - School of Architecture and Planning The School of Architecture and Planning at the University of Auckland seeks to appoint a Head of School at either Professor or Associate Professor level, dependent on experience. The successful applicant will work as Deputy Hea...

Psychometrician

University of Auckland

Location:

New Zealand


Position type:

Full time

07 Jul 2017
02 Aug 2017

Faculty of Medical and Health Science Psychometrician in Medical Education Assessment An opportunity has emerged for a Psychometrician to join the team within the medical programme directorate in the Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences. Working with the Director of Assessment and...

IT Services Manager

University of Auckland

Location:

New Zealand


Position type:

Full time

10 Jul 2017
31 Jul 2017

Academic Services Academic Services leads the development and delivery of academic administration and advisory services to students, including inbound and outbound contact, admissions, enrolment, examinations, academic timetabling, records and fees, scholarships, the academic programme framewo...

Research Technician

University of Auckland

Location:

New Zealand


Position type:

Full time

10 Jul 2017
31 Jul 2017

Faculty of Medical & Health Sciences Research Technician – Physical Containment Level 3 Facility Applications are invited for a research technician role in the PC3 facility in the Department of Molecular Medicine and Pathology. We are looking for an enthusiastic, highly mot...

Clinical Trials Data Manager

University of Auckland

Location:

New Zealand


Position type:

Full time

10 Jul 2017
30 Jul 2017

Cancer Trials New Zealand Faculty of Medical & Health Sciences Cancer Trials New Zealand (CTNZ) was set up to improve health and other outcomes for New Zealand by providing a national resource to facilitate clinical research in cancer. The primary focus of the group is to encou...

Key staff:


Chancellor: Ian Parton

Vice-Chancellor: Stuart McCutcheon 

Key facts:


Established: 1883

Academic Staff: 2,154

Administrative Staff: 2,789

Students: 33,468

Affiliations: ACU, APAIE, APRU, U21, WUN