Welcome to the Faculty of Science
The Faculty of Science at the University of Auckland is the largest and most highly ranked science faculty in New Zealand. More than 7,000 students study in our 10 schools and departments, learning from internationally-renowned lecturers.
Five top doctoral theses honoured
01 April 2015The Vice-Chancellor’s prize for the five best doctoral theses at the University of Auckland in 2014 has gone to PhD students in the Faculties of Science, Medical and Health Sciences, Education and Engineering.
Spaceward Bound New Zealand
26 March 2015Spaceward Bound New Zealand brings high school teachers together with New Zealand and NASA scientists, to show them how research is done in the fields of astronomy and astrobiology to help create resources for the new earth and space sciences curriculum.
Plastic bioelectronics: From gene sensors spiced with nanodots to cell tickling (Science Event Tags) Event as iCalendar
16 April 2015, 4 - 5pmIn this lecture Jadranka will talk about her journey in research, discovery and collaborations, in this stimulating, cross-disciplinary field of polymer electronics,
Systems for Childhood Obesity Prevention Seminar (Science Event Tags) Event as iCalendar
21 April 2015, 8:30am - 5pmTo understand the potential of the systems sciences to contribute to obesity prevention research and action and to identify key research questions for systems science and obesity prevention in the New Zealand context. Registration necessary due to limited seating
Spiritual and/or Sexual Me?
27 March 2015By contributing to this research, you will assist therapists and other young adults to know what helps or obstructs the process of negotiating spiritual and sexual identities. Participation will involve a confidential, 1-1.5 hour long, in-person, interview at The UoA. You will be thanked for your time with a small koha.
Excelling in your science study and in your last year at school or first year at University? Apply now for your chance to study in Israel at the Weizmann Institute of Science
12 March 2015Fantastic opportunity for current students in their last year of secondary school to spend 4 weeks in Israel with the International Summer Science Institute. Application deadline is March 28th.
PhD scholarship available in cellular neuroscience: “Improving mitochondrial function in the aging and diseased brain”
30 January 2015Eligible candidates will have completed an Honour’s or Master’s degree. Applications close 8 March 2015
Data Scientist Fellowship with The Data Incubator
16 January 2015The Data Incubator is an intensive six-week fellowship that prepares masters, PhDs, and postdocs in STEM + social science fields seeking industry careers as data scientists.