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Postgraduate research opportunities at the University of Otago, Wellington

Ngā ara rangahau – tohu paerua

A High Quality Aotearoa New Zealand Diet for Metabolic Health and Whānau Wellbeing - He Rourou Whai Painga (HRWP)

Supervisors
Professor Jeremy Krebs, Dr Meika Foster
Levels
Master’s, PhD

Is there a relationship between nutrition, microbiome and antenatal depression?

Supervisors
Dr Aaron Stevens, Dr Michelle Thunders, Professor Julia Rucklidge (Canterbury)
Levels
Master’s, PhD

Thematic analysis of factors attributed to recovery amongst staff enrolled in the Air New Zealand Alcohol and Other Drug Programme

Supervisors
Dr Elliot Bell, Associate Professor Giles Newton-Howes, Dr Julie Myers
Level
Master’s

Predicting risk of diabetes complications and costs using machine learning with equity analysis

Supervisors
Dr Nhung Nghiem, Professor Nick Wilson, a computer scientist (TBC)
Level
Master’s


Kaupapa Māori or Māori-centred suicide research

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


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

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

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

Public perceptions of genomic medicine

Supervisor
Dr Sara Filoche
Level
PhD