Explore our centres and institutes that focus on research.
The Centre for Strategic Studies is the New Zealand anchor for research, teaching and public
dialogue on strategic and security issues.
The Deaf Studies Research Unit conducts research on topics relating to Deaf people and their
language in New Zealand
The New Zealand Contemporary China Research Centre provides a national platform for
China-related capability building and knowledge-sharing among tertiary institutions, the
business community and public sector organisations in New Zealand for effective engagement
The New Zealand India Research Institute is a national centre of Indian studies which
promotes and facilitates research on India and India-New Zealand relations and engages with
government, business, and community organisations on India-related policy research.
The New Zealand Centre for Literary Translation supports research projects and activities in
the theory and practice of literary translation.
A major role of the New Zealand Dictionary Centre is to maintain and update the database of
New Zealand English from which The Dictionary of New Zealand English was compiled.
The Stout Research Centre for New Zealand Studies facilitates, encourages and coordinate
sacademic learning and research into New Zealand society, history and culture and is home to
the Museum and Heritage Studies programme.
Wai-te-ata Press is a centre for research, lectures, demonstrations, and practical
applications in printing history, information technology and design, communication theory,
and cultural studies.