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Te Koronga staff

Anne-Marie Jackson thumbDr Anne-Marie Jackson, Kaihautū (Co-director) from 2013 to present

Anne-Marie also provides leadership to the Coastal People: Southern Skies collaboration that connects communities with world-leading, cross-discipline research to rebuild coastal ecosystems.
Coastal People: Southern Skies

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Chanel Phillips thumbDr Chanel Phillips, Kaihautū (Co-director) appointed 2018

Chanel is also a member of the Coastal People: Southern Skies collaboration that connects communities with world-leading, cross-discipline research to rebuild coastal ecosystems.
Coastal People: Southern Skies

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Hauiti Hakopa thumbDr Hauiti Hakopa, Chair of Te Koronga Steering Committee (formerly Kaihautū 2013–2018)

Hauiti is also a member of the Coastal People: Southern Skies collaboration that connects communities with world-leading, cross-discipline research to rebuild coastal ecosystems.
Coastal People: Southern Skies

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Danny Poa thumbMr Danny Poa, Te Koronga Kaitiaki Kaupapa Manager

Danny is also a member of the Coastal People: Southern Skies collaboration that connects communities with world-leading, cross-discipline research to rebuild coastal ecosystems.
Coastal People: Southern Skies

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Te Koronga Indigenous Science Research Theme

Principal Investigators

Hauiti Hakopa thumbDr Hauiti Hakopa, Te Koronga
Coastal People: Southern Skies
member

Anne-Marie Jackson thumbDr Anne-Marie Jackson, Te Koronga and School of Physical Education, Sport and Exercise Sciences
Coastal People: Southern Skies
leader

Louise Parr-Brownlie thumbDr Louise Parr-Brownlie, Department of Anatomy, School of Biomedical Sciences

Dr Tangiwai Rewi thumbDr Tangiwai Rewi, Associate Dean (Māori), Te Tumu School of Māori, Pacific and Indigenous Studies
Coastal People: Southern Skies
member

Pete Russell thumbDr Peter Russell, Department of Marine Science
Coastal People: Southern Skies
member

Chanel Phillips thumbDr Chanel Phillips, Te Koronga and and School of Physical Education, Sport and Exercise Sciences
Coastal People: Southern Skies
member

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Te Koronga graduate research excellence 

Current students

Justine Camp thumbJustine Camp, PhD
Kāi Tahu, Kāti Mamoe, Waitaha
Te Tautarinui o Matariki; A whānau health compass.
Supervisors: Dr Anne-Marie Jackson, Professor Michael Reilly. Funded by BRNZ.
Coastal People: Southern Skies
member

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Chelsea Cunningham thumbChelsea Cunningham, PhD
Ngāti Kahungunu
Kei raro i te tarutaru ngā tuhi tīpuna: Reconnection to Whakapapa.
Supervisors: Dr Anne-Marie Jackson, Dr Hauiti Hakopa, Professor Richard Walter.

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Sinead Ford thumbSinead Ford, PgDipSci
CACTUS and Hauora.
Supervisors: Associate Professor Tania Cassidy, Dr Anne-Marie Jackson.

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Ben Hanara thumbBen Hanara, MSc
Ngāti Kahungunu
Te Wai Roro o Tangaroa: A Māori approach to knowing the brain.
Supervisors: Dr Anne-Marie Jackson, Dr Hauiti Hakopa, Dr Chanel Phillips.

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Ngahuia Mita thumbNgahuia Mita, PhD
Te Aitanga-a-Māhaki, Ngāti Porou, Ngāti Hako, Hauraki
Tairāwhiti waka, Tairāwhiti tangata – Examining Tairāwhiti voyaging philosophies.
Supervisors: Dr Anne-Marie Jackson, Dr Hauiti Hakopa, Dr Chanel Phillips. Funded by HRC.
Coastal People: Southern Skies
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silhouette thumbCaleb Mitchell, MPhEd
Ngāti Porou
Hauora and Outdoor Education.
Supervisors: Associate Professor Mike Boyes, Mr Geoff Ockwell, Dr Anne-Marie Jackson.

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Tukohirangi Pini thumbTukohirangi Pini, MPhEd
Tapuika, Ngāti Kahungunu ki Wairarapa
The rise of Rahi – an investigation into the popularity of ki-o-rahi.
Supervisors: Dr Anne-Marie Jackson, Dr Hauiti Hakopa.

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Terina Raureti thumbTerina Raureti, PhD
Ngāti Raukawa
Tangaroa Ara Rau: Whānau connections and Water Safety
Supervisors: Dr Anne-Marie Jackson, Dr Chanel Phillips, Professor Chris Button. Funded by HRC Rangahau Hauora Māori Project.
Coastal People: Southern Skies member

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Lisa Van Halderen thumbLisa van Halderen, MSc (under examination)
Rāhui and Customary Fisheries Management.
Supervisors: Associate Professor Chris Hepburn, Dr Anne-Marie Jackson.
Coastal People: Southern Skies member

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Jeanette Wikaira thumbJeanette Wikaira, PhD
Ngāti Tamaterā, Ngāti Pūkenga, Ngāpuhi
Taonga – Hei Taonga: An exploration of taonga and well-being.
Supervisors: Dr Anne-Marie Jackson, Professor Poia Rewi.
Coastal people: Southern Skies member

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Graduates

  • Chelsea Cunningham, Ngāti Kahungunu, PgDipPE, Dr Anne-Marie Jackson, Dr Hauiti Hakopa.
  • Chelsea Cunningham, Ngāti Kahungunu, MPhEd, Dr Anne-Marie Jackson, Dr Hauiti Hakopa.
  • Ben Hanara, Ngāti Kahungunu, PgDipPE, Dr Anne-Marie Jackson, Dr Hauiti Hakopa.
  • Darcy Karaka, Ngāti Porou, PgDipPE. Dr Anne-Marie Jackson, Dr Hauiti Hakopa.
  • Darcy Karaka, Ngāti Porou, MPhEd, A Kaupapa Māori Approach to the Fitness Gym. Dr Anne-Marie Jackson, Dr Hauiti Hakopa.
  • Georgia McCarty, Tainui, PgDipPE, Whakamomori: An investigation into Māori Youth Suicide Prevention, Dr Anne-Marie Jackson, Dr Hauiti Hakopa.
  • Gaye McDowell, Tūhoe, Te Atiawa, Ngāti Maniapoto, Ngāti Kahungunu, MPhEd, Te Ao Māori Learning Journeys of Teacher Educators. AP Tania Cassidy, Dr Anne-Marie Jackson
  • Ngahuia Mita, Te Aitanga-a-Māhaki, Ngāti Porou, Ngāti Hako, Hauraki, BPhEd(Hons), Dr Anne-Marie Jackson, Dr Hauiti Hakopa.
  • Ngahuia Mita, Te Aitanga-a-Māhaki, Ngāti Porou, Ngāti Hako, Hauraki, MPhEd, Hauteruruku ki Puketeraki - Connecting to Te Ao Takaroa, Dr Anne-Marie Jackson, Dr Hauiti Hakopa.
  • Chanel Phillips, Ngāti Hine, MPhEd, Mahinga kai- He tāngata. Mahinga kaitiaki- He mauri. Dr Anne-Marie Jackson, Dr Hauiti Hakopa.
  • Chanel Phillips, Ngāti Hine, PhD, A Journey to Belonging: Explorations of Māori Perspectives of Water Safety, Dr Anne-Marie Jackson, Dr Hauiti Hakopa, AP Chris Button. Funded by HRC.
  • Tukohirangi Pini, Tapuika, Ngāti Kahungunu ki Wairarapa, PgDipPE, Dr Anne-Marie Jackson, Dr Hauiti Hakopa.
  • Huia Pocklington, Ngāti Whātua, BPhEd(Hons), Dr Anne-Marie Jackson, Dr Hauiti Hakopa.
  • Mitchell Purvis, Ngāti Pikiao, PgDipPE, Dr Anne-Marie Jackson, Dr Hauiti Hakopa.
  • Terina Raureti, Ngāti Raukawa, PgDipPE, Dr Anne-Marie Jackson, Dr Hauiti Hakopa.
  • Terina Raureti, Ngāti Raukawa, MPhEd, Kia mārama ai te ihi, te wehi o Mukukai: The influence of swimming on whānau engagement with water, Dr Anne-Marie Jackson, Dr Hauiti Hakopa.
  • Nikki Timu, Ngāti Ranginui, Ngāti Kahungunu, MPhEd, Māori perspectives on the use of haka within New Zealand sport, Prof Steve Jackson, Dr Anne-Marie Jackson.
  • Jordon Skipper, Te Atiawa, Tūhoe, PgDipPE, Dr Anne-Marie Jackson, Dr Hauiti Hakopa.
  • Shane Witehira, Ngāpuhi, Ngāti Kahu, BPhEd(Hons), Dr Anne-Marie Jackson, Dr Hauiti Hakopa.

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