University roles in te reo Māori

A number of the roles at Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington have equivalent Māori position titles.

The following is a list of the most senior or common positions:

Council | Te Rūnanga

Chancellor

Manukura

Pro-Chancellor

Manutaupua

Members

Mema o Te Rūnanga

Senior Leadership | Te Tumu Whakahaere

Vice-Chancellor

Tumu Whakarae

Provost

Tumu Maruaia

Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Engagement)

Tumu Ruawhetu

Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Māori)

Tumu Ahurei

Vice-Provost (Academic and Equity)

Maruānuku

Vice-Provost (International Affairs)

Maruāwhiti

Vice-Provost (Research)

Maruārangi

Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Commerce)

Toi Orauariki

Pro-Vice-Chancellor

(Humanities and Social Sciences’, Education)

Toi Aronui

Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Law)

Toi Tātai Ture

Pro-Vice-Chancellor

(Science, Engineering, Architecture and Design Innovation)

Toi ā Rua

Director, Human Resources

Toi Pūmanawa

Chief Operating Officer

Toi Ohanga

Other titles | Ētahi atu tūranga

Assistant Vice-Chancellor (Engagement)

Iho Ruawhetu

Assistant Vice-Chancellor (International)

Iho Tāwāhi

Assistant Vice-Chancellor (Mātauranga Māori)

Iho Mātauranga Māori

Assistant Vice-Chancellor (Pasifika)

Iho ā Kiwa

Assistant Vice-Chancellor (Sustainability)

Iho Tūroa

Chief Financial Officer

Iho Tātai Pūtea

Dean of Architecture and Design

Amo Waihanga

Dean of Commerce

Amo Ōrauariki

Dean of Education

Amo Mātauranga

Dean of Engineering

Amo Pūkaha

Dean of Graduate Research

Amo Tāura Rangahau

Dean of Humanities and Social Sciences

Amo Aronui

Dean of Law

Amo Tātai Ture

Dean of Science

Amo Pūtaiao

Deputy Dean

Amorua

Associate Dean

Poukairangi

Faculty/School manager

Pouhautū

Director

Manutaki

Head of school

Tumuaki

Programme director

Pouakorangi

Academic positions | Ngā tūranga akorangi

Professor

Ahorangi

Associate Professor

Ahonuku

Senior lecturer

Pūkenga Matua

Lecturer

Pūkenga

Assistant lecturer

Tāura

Researcher

Kairangahau

Research assistant/fellow

Kairuruku

Teaching fellow

Kaiwhakaako

Tutor

Kaituruki

General positions | Ngā tūranga awhinuku

Accommodation officer

Āpiha wharenoho

Accountant

Kaikaute

Administrator

Mata ahupae

Admission officer

Āpiha whakauru

Applications analyst

Kaitātari pūmanawa tautono

Assistant

Kaiāwhina

Audiovisual technician

Kaitātari ataata-rongo

Budget and planning analyst

Kaitātari kaute

Caretaker

Kairaupī

Class representative

Māngai akomanga

Communications adviser

Kaitohutohu pāpāho

Consultant

Mātanga hāpai

Counsellor

Kaiwhakatakoto whakaaro

Desktop technician

Kaitātari rorohiko

Doctor

Rata

Editor

Ētita

Examinations coordinator

Kaiwhakahaere aromatawai

Executive assistant

Kaiāwhina matua

Faculty advisor

Kaitohutohu ā-wāhanga

Finance adviser

Kaiārahi tahua

Head of hall of residence

Tumuaki taupuni

Learning adviser

Kaiārahi ako

Liaison officer

Kaitakawaenga

Librarian

Kaitiaki pukapuka

Manager (Operations)

Mata awhinuku

Manager (Support)

Mata awhirangi

Marae assistant

Kaihere

Marketing adviser

Kaitohutohu whakatairanga

Medical officer

Āpiha hauora/rata

Photographer

Kaitango whakaahua

Practice nurse

Nēhi

Receptionist

Kiripaepae

Scholarships officer

Āpiha karahipi

Security assistant

Haumaru

Sign language interpreter

Kaiwhakamāori reo-rotarota

Student adviser

Kaitohutohu tauira

Student representative

Māngai akomanga

Student support coordinator

Kaitaupua ākonga

Supervisor

Kaitohutohu

Systems administrator

Kaitātari pūnaha

Technical specialist

Mātanga hangarau

Technician

Kaitātari

Translator

Kaiwhakamāori