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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Kaiako/ECE Educator

University of Auckland

Location:

New Zealand


Position type:

Part time

19 Dec 2016
31 Mar 2017

Campus Life - Early Childhood Centres Here at our city campus centres at The University of Auckland we need more teachers! Due to an increase in children we require full-time ECE teachers to join our team. Are you passionate and enthusiastic about working with under 5’s? If...

Location:

New Zealand


Position type:

Full time

22 Feb 2017
31 Mar 2017

Physics - Faculty of Science We are looking for a highly motivated individual with a PhD in Theoretical Physics. The successful candidate will contribute to the research effort of the Quantum Optics Theory Group at the University of Auckland, with emphasis on the field of cavity quantum electr...

Chair in Cancer Immunotherapy

University of Auckland

Location:

New Zealand


Position type:

Full time

28 Feb 2017
09 Apr 2017

The Department of Molecular Medicine and Pathology School of Medical Sciences Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences  The Department of Molecular Medicine and Pathology is one of eight departments in the School of Medical Sciences within the Faculty of Medical and Health Sc...

Location:

New Zealand


Position type:

Full time

02 Mar 2017
23 Apr 2017

Centre for Brain Research School of Medical Sciences Faculty of Medical & Health Sciences 2017 Aotearoa Foundation Neuroscience Research Fellow • A well-funded prestigious research role • Seeking leading research fellow, up to six years post-PhD, with leadership...

Location:

New Zealand


Position type:

Full time

07 Mar 2017
02 Apr 2017

School of Pharmacy Facutly of Medical & Health Sciences The Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences aims to improve the health and wellbeing of our local, national and global communities through excellence in teaching, research and service. As a part of this dynamic faculty the School o...

Location:

New Zealand


Position type:

Full time

14 Mar 2017
30 Apr 2017

The University of Auckland, in partnership with the Auckland District Health Board, are bringing together the expertise of New Zealand’s preeminent research-led University and New Zealand's largest Maternal Fetal Medicine (MFM) service provider to recruit an academic Maternal Fetal Medicin...

Mathematics Education Lecturer

University of Auckland

Location:

New Zealand


Position type:

Full time

13 Mar 2017
02 Apr 2017

Faculty of Education & Social Work The Faculty of Education & Social Work provides for the education of teachers, social workers and counsellors, and supports the development of education and training in schools, colleges, social services as well as other professional settings.  ...

Location:

New Zealand


Position type:

Full time

13 Mar 2017
30 Apr 2017

Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology Faculty of Medical & Health Sciences The University of Auckland, in partnership with the Auckland District Health Board, are bringing together the expertise of New Zealand’s preeminent research-led University and New Zealand’s l...

Location:

New Zealand


Position type:

Full time

13 Mar 2017
01 Jul 2017

Are you enthusiastic and New Zealand trained and certified in early childhood? Then we want to hear from you! Why work for us? The University is committed to providing an excellent working environment through flexible employment practices and a culture that encourages and supports staff ...

Building Services Technician

University of Auckland

Location:

New Zealand


Position type:

Full time

15 Mar 2017
29 Mar 2017

Property Services The University of Auckland is New Zealand’s pre-eminent University. With over 6,000 staff and 42,000 students the University of Auckland is one of New Zealand’s most significant and complex entities.  We are one of Auckland’s largest property portfolio o...

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