2015 News

  • Victoria welcomes visiting Fellow

    Victoria University of Wellington has welcomed the inaugural Paul Callaghan Visiting Professorial Fellow, Emeritus Professor Leon Sterling.

  • Latest Academic Promotions

    Congratulations to the academic staff from the Faculty of Science who have been promoted in the 2015 round.

  • Ocean exploration brings research honour

    Professor Lionel Carter from Victoria University’s Antarctic Research Centre has been awarded the 2015 Hutton Medal by the Royal Society of New Zealand.

  • Diving into research thanks to award

    Dr Shaun Wilkinson will be advancing his research into protecting corals reefs which are being damaged by climate change, with funding support from a Rutherford Foundation Trust Award.

  • Biology wins big in Marsden

    Staff in the School of Biological Sciences have received five of the 13 grants awarded to Victoria this year in the latest round of Marsden Fund grants, confirming the School’s standing as a world-class centre for biological science research and the research leader in New Zealand in this field.