Researcher profiles

UC Research Medal Winner 2016 - Distinguished Professor David Schiel: "We’re trying to anticipate the impact of different levels of human usage or natural forces and factors on the function of our highly diverse ecosystems.”

UC has award-winning research staff that are leaders in their fields which you can collaborate with and who supervise postrgraduate students.

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Andrew Lapthorn

Senior Lecturer

Daniel Stouffer

Daniel Stouffer

Associate Professor

Biological scientist Dr Daniel Stouffer has been awarded the inaugural UC Early and Emerging Career Researcher Award. He is a theoretical ecologist whose research focuses on species-species interaction networks.

Regina Eisert

Regina Eisert

Lecturer

The first New Zealander to be honoured by Pew with a Marine Conservation Fellowship, Dr Eisert works in UC’s Gateway Antarctica Centre, where she studies marine mammals, nutritional ecology, and mammalian physiology.