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Academic Division

NamePositionSection / Department / School / Division
Professor P BremerDeputy Vice-Chancellor (Acting)Academic
Professor B K DanielHeadHEDC

Otago Business School (Division of Commerce)

NamePositionSection / Department / School / Division
Professor M ThyneActing Pro-Vice-ChancellorDivision of Commerce
Professor J ZhangHeadDepartment of Accountancy and Finance
Professor R PeetersHeadDepartment of Economics
Associate Professor G DickHeadDepartment of Information Science
Professor F EdgarHeadDepartment of Management
Associate Professor K RobertsonHeadDepartment of Marketing
Professor B LovelockHeadDepartment of Tourism
Mr I LaffertyDirectorExecutive Programmes

Division of Health Sciences

NamePositionSection / Department / School / Division
Professor P PriestPro-Vice-Chancellor (Acting)Division of Health Sciences
Professor N GemmellDeputy Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Acting) 

Faculty of Dentistry

Professor P CooperDeanFaculty of Dentistry
Associate Professor P CathroHeadOral Rehabilitation
Professor A Tawse-SmithHeadOral Sciences
Professor D TongHeadOral Diagnostic and Surgical Sciences
Professor W DuncanDirectorSir John Walsh Research Institute

Otago Medical School

Professor T Wilkinson (Acting)DeanOtago Medical School

School of Biomedical Sciences

Professor L Matisoo-Smith (Acting)DeanSchool of Biomedical Sciences
Professor C JasoniHeadDepartment of Anatomy
Professor P DeardenHeadDepartment of Biochemistry
Professor G M CookHeadDepartment of Microbiology and Immunology
Professor M GlassHeadDepartment of Pharmacology and Toxicology
Associate Professor R KatareHeadDepartment of Physiology

Research Infrastructure  Group

Professor S. HookResearch Infrastructure ManagerOperations
Mr S W RhodesHeadBiomedical Research Facility
Dr K L Reader Otago Micro and Nanoscale Imaging
Dr R Day Otago Genomics Facility
Dr T KleffmanOperations ManagerCentre for Protein Research

University of Otago, Christchurch

Professor S PitamaDeanUniversity of Otago, Christchurch
Professor T W EglintonHeadDepartment of Anaesthesia
Dr B HudsonHeadDepartment of General Practice
Dr A LandersHeadDepartment of Medicine
Dr M PatuActing DirectorMaori/Indigenous Health Institute (MIHI)
Dr J E GullamHeadDepartment of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Professor G J HooperHeadDepartment of Orthopaedic Surgery and Musculoskeletal Medicine
Professor T M WallsHeadDepartment of Paediatrics
Professor M A KennedyHeadDepartment of Pathology and Biomedical Science
To be confirmedHeadDepartment of Population Health
Professor R J PorterHeadDepartment of Psychological Medicine
Professor A ButlerHeadRadiology (Section)
Professor T W EglintonHeadDepartment of Surgery
Dr V JonesHeadCentre for Postgraduate Nursing Studies

Dunedin School of Medicine

Professor J M BaxterDeanDunedin School of Medicine
Dr M KingDeputy DeanDunedin School of Medicine
Professor L AndersonHeadBioethics Centre
Professor Tim StokesHeadDepartment of General Practice and Rural Health
Professor R TaylorHeadDepartment of Medicine
Professor A RichHeadDepartment of Pathology
Professor R HancoxHeadDepartment of Preventive and Social Medicine
Associate Professor Tess PattersonHeadDepartment of Psychological Medicine
Mrs J KrysaHeadDepartment of Surgical Sciences
Professor P.B. McIntyreHeadDepartment of Women's and Children's Health

University of Otago, Wellington

Professor W M M LevackDeanUniversity of Otago, Wellington
Associate Professor P D LarsenHeadDepartment of Surgery and Anaesthesia
Associate Professor P D LarsenHeadDepartment of Radiation Therapy
Professor A RantaHeadDepartment of Medicine
Associate Professor S FilocheHeadDepartment of Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Women's Health
Professor E WiltshireHeadDepartment of Paediatrics and Child Health
Associate Professor D KenwrightHeadDepartment of Pathology and Molecular Medicine
Dr L C McBainHeadDepartment of Primary Healthcare and General Practice
Professor S Every-PalmerHeadDepartment of Psychological Medicine
Dr M WaltonHeadDepartment of Public Health

School of Pharmacy

Professor C MarraDeanSchool of Pharmacy

School of Physiotherapy

Professor L A HaleDeanSchool   of Physiotherapy

Division of Humanities

NamePositionSection / Programme / School / Division
Professor J PalmerPro-Vice-ChancellorDivision of Humanities

University of Otago College of Education

Associate Professor V AndersonDeanCollege of Education

Faculty of Law

Professor S GriffithsDeanFaculty of Law
Dr B Toy-CroninDirectorCentre for Legal Issues
Associate Professor N TaylorDirectorChildren's Issues Centre
Associate Professor C GavaghanDirectorEmerging Technologies

School of Arts

Professor S MarshallHeadSchool of Arts

Programmes and Centres

Professor L McIlvanneyDirectorCentre for Irish and Scottish Studies
Dr G McIntyreHeadClassics
Associate Professor D CiccoriccoHeadEnglish and Linguistics
Professor A WanhallaHeadHistory
Associate Professor A AlmHeadLanguages and Cultures
Associate Professor Z WeberHeadPhilosophy
Professor P TrebilcoHeadTheology
Professor D TombsDirectorCentre for Theology and Public Issues

School of Geography

Professor E NelCoHeadsSchool of Geography
Associate Professor C OrchistonDirectorCentre for Sustainability

School of Performing Arts

Professor A RitchieHeadSchool of Performing Arts

Programmes and Centres

Professor H JohnsonHeadMusic
Dr S YoungHeadTheatre

School of Social Sciences

Professor J HaywardHeadSchool of Social Sciences

Programmes and Centres

Associate Professor T ThomasHeadArchaeology
Dr O JutelHeadMedia, Film and Communication
Professor P NelHeadPolitics
Dr D GalbraithHeadReligion
Dr G RawlingsHeadSocial Anthropology
Mr S WalkerHeadSocial and Community Work
Associate Professor M DawsonHeadSociology, Gender Studies and Criminology
Dr J Te Paa DanielDirectorNational Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies

School of Māori, Pacific and Indigenous Studies

Professor P VakaotiDeanTe Tumu - School of Māori, Pacific and Indigenous Studies

Division of Sciences

NamePositionSection / Department / School / Division
Professor R BarkerPro-Vice-ChancellorDivision of Sciences
Professor OrlovichHeadDepartment of Botany
Associate Professor N LucasHeadDepartment of Chemistry
Professor S MillsHeadDepartment of Computer Science
Professor Miranda MirosaHeadDepartment of Food Science
Associate Professor A R GormanHeadDepartment of Geology
Associate Professor C HulbeHeadDepartment of Human Nutrition
Professor M LamareHeadDepartment of Marine Science
Associate Professor S J WakesHeadDepartment of Mathematics and Statistics
Associate Professor E HargreavesDeanSchool of Physical Education, Sport and Exercise Sciences
Professor P B BlakieHeadDepartment of Physics
Professor J HalberstadtHeadDepartment of Psychology
Professor J BeringHeadDepartment of Science Communication
Associate Professor A MooreDeanSchool of Surveying
Associate Professor M LokmanHeadDepartment of Zoology

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