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Inaugural Professorial Lectures 2016 Archive

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2016 Inaugural Professorial Lectures

Professor Lecture Details

Professor Cliff Law
Department of Chemistry

Between the sea and the sky: marine microbes, chemistry and climate

Tuesday 16 February 2016, 5.30pm
Archway 1 Lecture Theatre

Professor Stuart Young
Department of Music and Theatre

"We need new forms": Playful Adventures from Chekhov to Verbatim Theatre

Wednesday 9 March 2016, 5.30pm
Archway 2 Lecture Theatre

Professor Paul Brunton
Dean, Faculty of Dentistry

It's all about the Patients

Tuesday 12 April 2016, 5.30pm
Archway 4 Lecture Theatre

Professor Lisette Burrows
School of Physical Education, Sport and Exercise Science

"I like the sausage sizzle but it makes me feel guilty": Shaping the healthy child in 'obesogenic' times

Tuesday 19 April 2016, 5.30pm
Archway 4 Lecture Theatre

Professor Jonathan Hall
Department of Classics

Murderous Politeness in Ancient Rome

Tuesday 3 May 2016, 5.30pm
Archway 1 Lecture Theatre

Professor Diana Sarfati
Department of Public Health
University of Otago, Wellington

Uneven playing fields: Cancer care and outcomes

Thursday 5 May 2016, 5pm
Nordmeyer Lecture Theatre
University of Otago, Wellington

Professor Darryl Tong
Department of Oral Diagnostic and Surgical Sciences
Faculty of Dentistry

Faces of War and Peace

Tuesday 17 May 2016, 5.30pm
Archway 4 Lecture Theatre

Professor Holger Regenbrech
Department of Information Science

Seeing is Believing - Exploring Computer-Mediated Reality

Tuesday 14 June 2016, 5.30pm
Moot Court
Level 10, Richardson Building

Professor Sally McCormick
Department of Biochemistry
Otago School of Medical Sciences

New connections between old lipids

Tuesday 28 June 2016, 5.30pm
Archway 1 Lecture Theatre

Professor Poia Rewi
Te Tumu - School of Māori, Pacific & Indigenous Studies

Hoka: Motivators of Time

Thursday 14 July 2016, 5.30pm
Burns 2 Lecture theatre

Professor Etienne Nel
Department of Geography

Dealing with difference: responses to uneven geographical development

Tuesday 2 August 2016, 5.30pm
Archway 1 Lecture Theatre

Professor Abby Smith
Department of Marine Science

Sea, Sand, Shells

Tuesday 9 August 2016, 5.30pm
Archway 4 Lecture Theatre

Professor James White
Department of Geology

Diamonds, ice, and water - how a volcano's place in the world affects eruption style

Tuesday 16 August 2016, 5.30pm
Archway 1 Lecture Theatre

Professor Nicholas Wilson
Department of Public Health
University of Otago, Wellington

Beyond Death and Taxes: A Public Health Perspective

Tuesday 30 August 2016, 5pm
Nordmeyer Lecture Theatre
University of Otago, Wellington

Professor Karl Lyons
Department of Oral Rehabilitation
Faculty of Dentistry

All I want for Christmas

Tuesday 6 September 2016, 5.30pm
Archway 1 Lecture Theatre

Professor Jacinta Ruru
Faculty of Law

Toitū te Whenua, Toitū te Mana

Monday 12 September 2016, 5.30pm
Archway 4 Lecture Theatre

Professor Claire Freeman
Department of Geography

Planning biodiverse cities for all ages

Tuesday 20 September 2016, 5.30pm
Archway 1 Lecture Theatre

Professor David O’Hare
Department of Psychology

Above Us Only Sky: Human Error, Accidents, and Aviation Safety

Tuesday 27 September 2016, 5.30pm
Archway 4 Lecture Theatre

Professor Colin Brown
Department of Physiology
Otago School of Medical Sciences

Oxytocin neurons: Keys to unlocking brain function

Tuesday 4 October 2016, 5.30pm
Archway 1 Lecture Theatre

Professor Peter Dearden
Department of Biochemistry
School of Biomedical Sciences

Shaping Darwin's 'endless forms most wonderful'

Tuesday 6 December 2016, 5.30pm
Archway 4 Lecture Theatre

Professor Derelie Mangin
Department of General Practice
University of Otago, Christchurch
TBC