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Dr Katharina Ruckstuhl

Katharina Rucksthul

Associate Dean - Māori. Manutaki Tuarua – Māori

Katharina started in the Dean's Office in April 2017 with a focus on providing leadership and strategic advice to the Business School in all matters relating to the University’s Māori Strategic Framework.

Katharina joined the University in 2008 after five years with Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu as education manager and project consultant. Prior to that she had been in the teaching profession in management roles. Dr Ruckstuhl has Honours and PhD degrees through Otago’s English Department and post-graduate qualifications in Education through Massey University.

As a Senior Research Fellow, Dr Ruckstuhl is leading a number of research projects, including in the Science for Technological Innovation National Science Challenge. She is the Vision Mātauranga leader of the Challenge and co-leads the Building New Zealand’s Innovation portfolio. Her broader research focuses on innovation and Māori business, resource extraction, energy transition and Māori policy.

Tel +64 3 479 4916
Email: katharina.ruckstuhl@otago.ac.nz

Publications

Costa Camoes Rabello, R., Ruckstuhl, K., & Sundaram, D. (2020). Corporate human rights responsibility in times of increasing socio-cultural and political isolationism. In D. Crowther & S. Seifi (Eds.), The Palgrave handbook of corporate social responsibility. (pp. 1-27). Cham, Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan. doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-22438-7_62-1

Ruckstuhl, K., Costa Camoes Rabello, R., & Davenport, S. (2020). Design and responsible research innovation in the additive manufacturing industry. Design Studies, 71, 100966. doi: 10.1016/j.destud.2020.100966

Ruckstuhl, K., Costa Camoes Rabello, R. C. C., & Davenport, S. (2019). Navigating Boundaries in Additive Manufacturing through Action Research. Technology Innovation Management Review, 9(4), 7-16. doi: 10.22215/timreview/1229

Ruckstuhl, K., Haar, J., Hudson, M., Amoamo, M., Waiti, J., Ruwhiu, D., & Daellenbach, U. (2019). Recognising and valuing Māori innovation in the high-tech sector: A capacity approach. Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand, 49(Suppl. 1), 72-88. doi: 10.1080/03036758.2019.1668814

Ruckstuhl, K., & Martin, W. J. (2019). Mātauranga Māori and the high-tech interface. New Zealand Science Review, 75(4), 87-91.

Authored Book - Research

Ruckstuhl, K., Gale, K., Carter, L., Ellison, E., Flack, S., & Russell, K. (2017). Kā Rūnaka expectations for oil and gas companies in East Otago. Dunedin, New Zealand: Kāi Tahu ki Otago Ltd, 37p.

Ruckstuhl, K., Carter, L., Easterbrook, L., Gorman, A. R., Rae, H., Ruru, J., Ruwhiu, D., Stephenson, J., Suszko, A., Thompson-Fawcett, M., & Turner, R. (2013). Māori and mining. Dunedin, New Zealand: University of Otago, 59p. Retrieved from https://ourarchive.otago.ac.nz/handle/10523/4362

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Chapter in Book - Research

Costa Camoes Rabello, R., Ruckstuhl, K., & Sundaram, D. (2020). Corporate human rights responsibility in times of increasing socio-cultural and political isolationism. In D. Crowther & S. Seifi (Eds.), The Palgrave handbook of corporate social responsibility. (pp. 1-27). Cham, Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan. doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-22438-7_62-1

Ruckstuhl, K., Tayles, N., Buckley, H. R., Bradley, R., Fyfe, R., & Ellison, M. (2016). The ancestors speak: Kδiwi Tangata, Mātauranga Māori and the development of biological anthropology in New Zealand. In M. Oxenham & H. Buckley (Eds.), Routledge handbook of bioarchaeology in Southeast Asia and the Pacific Islands. (pp. 637-654). Abingdon, UK: Routledge.

Ruckstuhl, K. (2014). He Iho Reo. In R. Higgins, P. Rewi & V. Olsen-Reeder (Eds.), The value of the Māori language: Te Hua o te Reo Māori (Vol. 2). (pp. 123-140). Wellington, New Zealand: Huia.

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Journal - Research Article

Ruckstuhl, K., Costa Camoes Rabello, R., & Davenport, S. (2020). Design and responsible research innovation in the additive manufacturing industry. Design Studies, 71, 100966. doi: 10.1016/j.destud.2020.100966

Ruckstuhl, K., Costa Camoes Rabello, R. C. C., & Davenport, S. (2019). Navigating Boundaries in Additive Manufacturing through Action Research. Technology Innovation Management Review, 9(4), 7-16. doi: 10.22215/timreview/1229

Ruckstuhl, K., Amoamo, M., Hart, N. H., Martin, W. J., Keegan, T. T., & Pollock, R. (2019). Research and development absorptive capacity: A Māori perspective. Kōtuitui, 14(1), 177-197. doi: 10.1080/1177083X.2019.1580752

Ruckstuhl, K., Haar, J., Hudson, M., Amoamo, M., Waiti, J., Ruwhiu, D., & Daellenbach, U. (2019). Recognising and valuing Māori innovation in the high-tech sector: A capacity approach. Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand, 49(Suppl. 1), 72-88. doi: 10.1080/03036758.2019.1668814

Ruckstuhl, K., & Martin, W. J. (2019). Mātauranga Māori and the high-tech interface. New Zealand Science Review, 75(4), 87-91.

Edwards, P., Fleming, A., Lacey, J., Lester, L., Pinkard, E., Ruckstuhl, K., … Williams, T. (2019). Trust, engagement, information and social licence: Insights from New Zealand. Environmental Research Letters, 14(2), 024010. doi: 10.1088/1748-9326/aaf33c

Amoamo, M., Ruckstuhl, K., & Ruwhiu, D. (2018). Balancing indigenous values through diverse economies: A case study of Māori ecotourism. Tourism Planning & Development, 15(5), 478-495. doi: 10.1080/21568316.2018.1481452

Ruckstuhl, K. (2018). Public policy and indigenous language rights: Aotearoa New Zealand’s Māori Language Act 2016. Current Issues in Language Planning, 19(3), 316-329. doi: 10.1080/14664208.2017.1391496

Ruwhiu, D., Amoamo, M., Ruckstuhl, K., Kapa, J., & Eketone, A. (2018). Success factors of Māori entrepreneurs: A regional perspective. Journal of Management & Organization. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1017/jmo.2018.45

Ruckstuhl, K. (2017). "A shift in the playing field": Indigenous sovereignty and the philosophy of Jacques Rancière. AlterNative, 13(1), 35-42. doi: 10.1177/1177180116689024

Daellenbach, U., Davenport, S., & Ruckstuhl, K. (2017). Developing absorptive capacity for midstream science in open innovation contexts. International Journal of Technology Transfer & Commercialisation, 15(4), 447-462.

Ruckstuhl, K., Thompson-Fawcett, M., & Rae, H. (2014). Māori and mining: Indigenous perspectives on reconceptualising and contextualising the social licence to operate. Impact Assessment & Project Appraisal, 32(4), 304-314. doi: 10.1080/14615517.2014.929782

Smith, J., & Ruckstuhl, K. (2010). The case of Te Karaka: Ngāi Tahu print media before and after settlement. AlterNative, 6(1), 25-37.

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Conference Contribution - Published proceedings: Full paper

Ruckstuhl, K. (2015). Post-politics and oil and gas extraction in New Zealand and Canada: Indigenous perspectives. In D. Kemp & C. Parra (Eds.), Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Social Responsibility in Mining (Srmining). (pp. 413-422). Gecamin. [Full Paper]

Ruckstuhl, K., & Wright, J. (2015). The 2014 Māori language strategy: Language targets. Proceedings of the International Indigenous Development Research Conference. (pp. 53-59). Auckland, New Zealand: Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga. [Full Paper]

Ruckstuhl, K., Thompson-Fawcett, M., Carter, L., Ruwhiu, D., Stephenson, J., & Morgan, T. K. K. B. (2015). Where go the indigenous in the mining nation? Proceedings of the International Indigenous Development Research Conference. (pp. 79-86). Auckland, New Zealand: Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga. [Full Paper]

Ruckstuhl, K., & Wright, J. (2012). Māori language modelling. In D. Hikuroa, J. Ataria, M. Barrett, A. Boulton, M. Brewin, M. Cheung & P. Whitinui (Eds.), Proceedings of the International Indigenous Development Research Conference. (pp. 122-128). Auckland, New Zealand: Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga. [Full Paper]

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Conference Contribution - Published proceedings: Abstract

Wilcox, P., Husdon, M., & Ruckstuhl, K. (2019). Hei Whakamohio ai i nga Tauira Māori me Pākeha o te Mātauranga o te Ira: Raising understanding of Te Ao Māori in genetics education in Aotearoa/New Zealand. Proceedings of the MapNet Meeting. (pp. 33). Retrieved from http://mapnet2019.nz/

Ruwhiu, D. R., Carter, L., Amoamo, M., Bargh, M., Ruckstuhl, K., Carr, A., & Awatere, S. (2019). Indigenous forms of organization: Transforming economies and economics. Academy of Management Proceedings, 2019(1). doi: 10.5465/AMBPP.2019.14275abstract

Ruwhiu, D., Carter, L., Amoamo, M., Bargh, M., Ruckstuhl, K., Thompson-Carr, A., & Awatere, S. (2018). Māori small-to-medium sized enterprises: Transforming economies and economics. Proceedings of the 8th Biennial International Indigenous Research Conference. (pp. 170-171). Retrieved from http://www.indigenousresearchconference.ac.nz/

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