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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.
This scholarship is open to Honours, research Masters and PhD students who are undertaking research broadly related to the field of brewing, processing of beer or fermentation.
Unlocking Curious Minds Contestable fund success
28 May 2015Associate Professor Cather Simpson from the Department of Physics and School of Chemical Sciences has just been awarded no less than $130,000.00 as part of the government’s Unlocking Curious Minds Contestable fund, as announced by Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce this afternoon.
Why aren’t pureed foods satisfying?
26 May 2015Uncovering the secrets behind why foods with complex textures are more filling than pureed foods is one of two projects awarded seed funding from the Food and Health Programme at the University of Auckland.
In the wild, even the predators are afraid
26 May 2015They kill thousands of young kiwi each year but new research shows that in the ‘hierarchy of fear’ that rules among predators in New Zealand’s forests, even the savage stoat has plenty to be afraid of.
University Challenge trials (Science Event Tags) Event as iCalendar
28 May 2015 - 29 May 2015Exciting news! University Challenge will be back for another season! After getting agonisingly close to victory earlier this year (coming runners-up to University of Canterbury), we are ready to make another challenge for the title! Round 1 of trials will be held on 28 and 29 of May
Lessons learned and best practices from Tropical Cyclone Pam response (Science Event Tags, Environment) Event as iCalendar
29 May 2015, 11am - 1pmSeminar by Carlos Calderon, Pacific Humanitarian Manager, OXFAM New Zealand
World Science Festival: Reality since Einstein (Science Event Tags, Physics) Event as iCalendar
31 May 2015, 12pmLive from New York City: In celebration of the 100th anniversary of Einstein’s general theory of relativity, we examine its essential insights, its lingering questions, the latest work it has sparked, and the allied fields of research that have resulted
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.