PhD research and student profiles

To find out more about our PhD students, their research and how to contact them, visit their individual profile pages via the links below.

Barbara Bedeschi-Lewando

Asia-Pacific innovation labs for the realisation of the SDGs

Rose Cole

Non-political staff in Ministerial Offices: Navigating the 'event horizon' between politics and the Public Service

Ros Coote

Seeing stewardship as it unfolds: What will stewardship become in the context of New Zealand state sector reforms?

Ningxin Ding

The economic analysis of SSB taxes - a model with substitutes and complements

James Gluck

Trading in influence

Greta Gordon

Collaborative governance in the New Zealand public sector: Enabling participation

Mark Harris

The application of practical custom in agencies with respect to service and experience and leadership

Nicholas Huntington

Power and evidence in New Zealand skills policy: Understanding policy practitioners' engagement with evidence

Samradhni Jog

Leadership in e-Government

Kristen Maynard

He kakano no rangitea wairua in a public service context

Jaimie Monk

"Just give me some space". The effect of poverty on child development: the role of stress, cognitive load and screen time

Toby Moore

Downwards nominal wage rigidity and public policy in New Zealand

Nicola Ngawati

How does New Zealand’s diplomatic practice reflect our bicultural identity?

Sarah Roth Shank

Institutionalising Restorative Justice? Gains, losses, and New Zealand's current criminal justice system

Geetanjali Sharma

Regulatory governance in the Indian context

Conal Smith

Challenges in Cost-Wellbeing analysis

Lola Toppin-Casserly

Ethical leadership in governance

Mpaphi Tsholofelo

Good governance and economic diversification

Hoa Viet Dao

Comparative studies on transport investment under state budget and PPP in a developing country

Hoa Vo

Assessing policy success in Vietnam: A case of farming land policy for ethnic minorities from 2002 to 2020

Stephanie Worboys

Exploring the relationship between justice and forgiveness

Masashi Yui

An exploration of the relationship between government type and bureaucratic structural reorganisation in New Zealand, 1960-2014