Tuesday, 31 May 2022
- Castle 1 Lecture Theatre, 75 Albany Street, Dunedin North
Professor Yolanda Van Heezik of the Department of Zoology delivers her Inaugural Professorial Lecture discussing urban ecological research in New Zealand.
Thursday, 12 May 2022 3:55pm
University of Otago Emerita Professor Alison Mercer ONZM is “still in a state of shock” after learning she has been elected an International Member of the National Academy of Sciences (NAS).
Wednesday, 11 May 2022 9:30am
Ancient moa DNA has provided insights into how species react to climate change, a University of Otago study has found.
Wednesday, 6 April 2022 8:33am
Three of the 10 annual Department of Conservation scholarship recipients are Otago master's students - Katie Fenton, Cailie Ward and Johanna Kann.
Tuesday, 5 April 2022 9:17am
A new method of obtaining ancient genomic data without damaging source material has been developed by University of Otago researchers, creating new opportunities for museum and archaeological collections worldwide.
Wednesday, 30 March 2022 1:02pm
An Otago Master's student spent her summer gaining valuable hands on experience working with banded dotterels in Kaikoura.
Monday, 28 March 2022 9:18am
The genetic whakapapa of New Zealand’s blue-eyed shags stretches back millions of years – outliving their close relatives throughout the Ice Age – University of Otago research has found.
Thursday, 10 March 2022 10:36am
One of the richest fossil sites in New Zealand has revealed a new species of large, extinct, duck.
Thursday, 10 March 2022 3:37pm
OPA hopes to increase its visibility among postgrad students this year.
Thursday, 10 March 2022 3:27pm
Postgrad Rep keen to address finance, communication issues.
Wednesday, 9 March 2022 1:48pm
Three remote start students share what it's like beginning their PhD far from Otago University's campus.
Wednesday, 9 March 2022 1:51pm
Since 2020 there have been 129 remote start students who have begun their PhD course from overseas.
Tuesday, 8 March 2022 11:42am
An excavation site at Doctors Point is helping to shed light on a little-known part of Aotearoa New Zealand’s history.
Friday, 4 March 2022 3:43pm
Professor Phil Bishop posthumously received the Dean’s Medal for Contribution to Supervision in recognition of his outstanding efforts in supporting Zoology and Ecology postgraduate students.