Te Pūnaha Matatini scholar in the news

Te Pūnaha Matatini scholar in the news

Te Pūnaha Matatini Whānau PhD student Caleb Gemmell from the University of Auckland was recently interviewed by the NZ Herald about his ground-breaking research using social network analysis to examine ancient artefact movement in pre-European New Zealand.

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Mapping antimicrobial use

Mapping antimicrobial use

Antibiotics are a cornerstone of modern medicine, used to treat infectious diseases and prevent infection in vulnerable humans and animals. A 2014 report by the World Health Organization (WHO) concluded that within a decade, antibiotic resistance will make routine...

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The science of science funding

The science of science funding

This PhD project involves developing econometric models of the scientific research process to determine the effectiveness of public research funding mechanisms. In particular, it will look at the effects of research team formation, how such collaborations evolve, and the effects of public funding on research outputs and impact.

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