Tuesday, 4 July 2017 11:31am
Attendance at early childhood education is associated with benefits for later cognitive and academic outcomes over the life course.
New evidence of personal and social benefits of university education for Māori and Pacific Island graduates
Wednesday, 5 July 2017 11:22am
Latest research from the National Centre for Lifecourse Research (NCLR) suggests that graduating from university may not only change the individual lives of Māori and Pacific Island graduates, but also positively impact on their families, communities and society in general.
Wednesday, 28 June 2017 3:08pm
"Staying ahead of the curve: best practices in the Dunedin Study". A special free public lecture by Professor Richie Poulton CNZM on Wednesday 28 June 2017 at 6pm at the Dunedin town hall.
Friday, 16 June 2017 2:21pm
Health Research Council (HRC) funding success for NCLR partners - the Pacific Islands Families (PIF) Study and COMPASS
Wednesday, 7 June 2017 12:37pm
Professors Richie Poulton (Psychology) and Sally Brooker (Chemistry) have been named as recipients of the 2017 Queen's Birthday honours list.
Tuesday, 6 June 2017 1:13pm
NCLR Co-Director Professor Richie Poulton has become a Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit (CNZM).
Monday, 15 May 2017 10:23am
This week, three Māori Master of Psychology students; Jacob Ashdown, Paris Pidduck and Penny Tipu graduated. All three students were supervised by NCLR investigator Dr Gareth Treharne, and supported by Dr Tia Neha.
Wednesday, 29 March 2017 2:17pm
Extremely high levels of lead in New Zealand cities in the 1970s and 1980s appear responsible for a loss of intelligence and occupational standing among today’s adults.
Wednesday, 22 March 2017 2:18pm
New research from the National Centre for Lifecourse Research's - Graduate Longitudinal Study New Zealand - focuses on what Māori graduates describe as helping or hindering their success
Tuesday, 21 March 2017 2:12pm
National Centre for Lifecourse Research (NCLR) partner, the Dunedin Study, wins New Zealand's top science prize.
Wednesday, 15 March 2017 1:50pm
The National Centre for Lifecourse Research (NCLR) has been reconfirmed as a University of Otago flagship research centre.
Thursday, 12 January 2017 4:12pm
University of Otago lifecourse research has already revealed a lot about the wider New Zealand population: now researchers are turning to it to understand more about Māori education, health and well-being.
Thursday, 12 January 2017 3:57pm
Working is nearing completion on the $2.6 million home for the Dunedin Multidisciplinary Health and Development Study, partner of the National Centre for Lifecourse Research.
Tuesday, 13 December 2016 12:45pm
NCLR partner, the Dunedin Study's latest findings show that childhood disadvantage strongly predicts costly adult life-course outcomes.
Thursday, 17 November 2016 12:26pm
Funding success for NCLR Partner, the Pacific Islands Families Study, who received National Science Challenge Ageing Well funding.
Friday, 18 November 2016 12:23pm
HRC funding success for National Centre for Lifecourse Research partner - Te Pou Tiringa
Tuesday, 1 November 2016 12:02pm
National Centre for Lifecourse Research Investigator, Dr Mele Taumoepeau has been appointed as inaugural Associate Dean (Pacific) in the Division of Sciences, University of Otago
Thursday, 24 November 2016 11:02am
Researching with Māori: Opportunities for researchers and communities. Open Lecture. Thursday 24 November. Department of Psychology. Drs Will Edwards and Mihi Ratima.
This presentation is about maximising opportunities for researchers and communities to work together towards research excellence in Aotearoa/New Zealand in the 21st Century, taking advantage of this country’s reputation as indigenous research leaders.
NCLR researchers find dental treatment inequalities for Māori, Pacific Island and low income patients
Tuesday, 21 June 2016 2:31pm
NCLR researchers and affiliates have found dental treatment inequalities among patients at New Zealand’s only School of Dentistry. University of Otago researchers audited data for all treatments provided at the Faculty of Dentistry from 2006 to 2011 for patients born prior to 1990. The researchers found ethnic and socioeconomic inequalities in the provision of dental extractions, endodontic treatment, crowns, and preventive care.
NCLR Investigator Dr Jesse Kokaua awarded the prestigious HRC Pacific Health Postdoctoral Fellowship
Monday, 14 November 2016 2:06pm
NCLR Investigator Dr Jesse Kokaua has been awarded the prestigious Health Research Council Pacific Health Postdoctoral Fellowship. His research will focus on health implications from education for Pasifika people and their families. Dr Kokaua will be co-hosted by the National Centre for Lifecourse research to work on the Graduate Longitudinal Study New Zealand.