Pasifika in Engineering
Find out how the Faculty of Engineering supports Pasifika students, and read the stories of Pasifika people who have studied Computer Science and Engineering.
Pasifika engagement adviser
Teneya Nicol is the Pasifika Student Success programme adviser for Pasifika students in the Wellington Faculties of Science, Engineering, and Health.
Teneya is Samoan from the villages of Fasiso’otai and Leulumoega. She has a Bachelor of Science (Marine Biology, Ecology and Biodiversity) and a Master of Science in Society.
Kirita-Rose Escott is an assistant lecturer in the School of Engineering and Computer Science. She combines part-time teaching in Software Engineering with studying for her PhD.
Dr Kerese Manueli is a senior lecturer in the School of Engineering and Computer Science. He teaches undergraduate classes in electrical and electronics engineering programme. Kerese completed his PhD here, specialising in Information and Communication Technologies.