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Professor Janine Hayward

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PhD (Well)
BA(Hons) (Well)
BA (Cant)

Professor Janine Hayward researches and teaches various aspects of New Zealand politics, including: Treaty of Waitangi politics, New Zealand’s constitution, electoral politics, environmental politics, and local government politics. She also works on the comparative constitutional politics of commonwealth nations, and comparisons with Canada on indigenous/state relations.


Contact details

Room 4C13, 4th floor, Arts (Burns) Building
Tel +64 3 479 8666
Office hours - Monday & Wednesday 11am-12pm , Friday 1-2pm
Research day - Thursday

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Hayward, J. (2018). He Whakaputanga me te Tiriti: The declaration and the treaty. In M. Reilly, S. Duncan, G. Leoni, L. Paterson, L. Carter, M. Rātima & P. Rewi (Eds.), Te Kōparapara: An introduction to the Māori world. (pp. 180-193). Auckland, New Zealand: Auckland University Press.

Bargh, M., Ellis, L., Hayward, J., Kurian, P., & MacArthur, J. (2017, November-December). Teaching environmental politics: From individualized guilt to empowered citizens. Panel discussion at the New Zealand Political Studies Association (NZPSA) Conference: (Dis)ordering politics: Exclusion, Resistance and Participation, Dunedin, New Zealand.

Hayward, J. (2017, November). Te Tiriti o Waitangi, the Constitution, and our political imagination. University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand. [Inaugural Professorial Lecture].

Hayward, J., & Shaw, R. (2016). Historical dictionary of New Zealand (3rd ed.). Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 471p.

Hayward, J. (2016). Local government and proportional representation. In J. Drage & C. Cheyne (Eds.), Local government in New Zealand: Challenges and choices. (pp. 130-139). Auckland, New Zealand: Dunmore.

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