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Postgraduate research opportunities at the University of Otago, Wellington

Ngā ara rangahau – tohu paerua

Kaupapa Māori or Māori centred suicide research

Close date
Tuesday, 22 June 2021
Supervisors
Dr Gabrielle Jenkin, Dr Sarah McKenzie
Level
Master’s

Cost-effectiveness of interventions to improve physical activity participation in young people

Supervisors
Professor Louise Signal, Dr Anja Mizdrak, Dr Justin Richards (Sport New Zealand)
Level
PhD


Smoking and occupation in Aotearoa: a census based analysis

Supervisors
Professor Richard Edwards, Associate Professor James Stanley
Levels
Master’s, PhD

Principlism and Medical Ethics

Supervisors
Associate Professor Giles Newton-Howes, Professor John McMillan, Professor Sharon Lawn
Level
PhD

Making it work- understanding and assessing residential rehabilitation in the Salvation Army context

Supervisors
Dr Elliot Bell, Associate Professor Giles Newton-Howes
Level
PhD

The role of physical illness in mental health outcomes in pregnancy

Supervisors
Dr Elliot Bell, Dr Ruth Cunningham, Dr Susanna Every-Palmer, Dr Mark Huthwaite
Level
PhD

Mobile apps in healthcare

Supervisor
Associate Professor Rebecca Grainger
Level
PhD

Technology adoption in Medical Education

Supervisor
Associate Professor Rebecca Grainger
Level
PhD

Medical Education: Translating theory to practice

Supervisors
Associate Professor Diane Kenwright, Associate Professor Rebecca Grainger
Levels
PhD, Master’s

Towards a new penicillin for rheumatic fever prevention

Supervisor
Dr Dianne Sika-Paotonu
Level
Master’s

Implementation of genomic medicine in Aotearoa

Supervisor
Dr Sara Filoche
Level
PhD

The applicability of ctDNA for early cancer detection

Supervisor
Dr Dianne Sika-Paotonu
Level
Master’s

Studies in suicide

Close date
Sunday, 20 December 2020
Supervisors
Dr Gabrielle Jenkin, Dr Sarah McKenzie
Level
PhD

The role of inflammation shaping the response to acute myocardial infarction

Supervisors
Associate Professor Peter Larsen, Dr Ana Holley
Levels
Honours, Master’s, PhD

Molecular biomarkers in colorectal cancer

Supervisors
Dr Kirsty Danielson, Associate Professor Elizabeth Dennett
Levels
Honours, Master’s, PhD

Endometrial cancer: projects available in genomic, cell biology, clinical and public health areas

Supervisors
Dr Claire Henry, Professor Alec Ekeroma
Levels
PhD, Master’s, Honours