NZGS Executive

Meet the Executive of New Zealand Geographical Society - 2016

 

President - Professor Harvey Perkins, University of Auckland

 


 

Vice President - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., School of Social Science, University of Waikato

 

 

 

 

 

 

Past President - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Centre for Sustainability (CSAFE), University of Otago

Ann joined CSAFE in late 2010. Her research interests include family farming, rural community resilience, social assessment, social indicators and demography. Ann has represented New Zealand at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO). She was awarded a New Zealand Suffrage Medal in 1993 for work with rural women.

 



 

Secretary - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., School of People, Environment and Planning, Massey University

 

Maria's main research area involves transnationalism and the social strategies of migrants and people living mobile livelihoods, such as seafarers.She is particularly interested in how family connections can be sustained and how people's integration in communities is affected. Recently she has focused on the social well being of people in the Pacific, and policies surrounding social welfare.

 

 

Treasurer -This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., School of Environment, University of Auckland

David Hayward

David is Associate Director (Academic) in the School of Environment, University of Auckland. In addition to coordinating the School's undergraduate and postgraduate programmes David teaches economic geography and geographic research methods and analysis.

 

 

Managing Editor - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Department of Geography, University of Otago

As Managing Editor, Etienne oversees a team of four editors supporting the New Zealand Geographer, the Society's journal with Wiley-Blackwell. In addition to his role with the New Zealand Geographer he is an Editorial Board member of the Journals: Applied Geography, Local Economy and the Journal of Geography in Higher Education. He currently chairs the International Geographic Union’s Commission on Marginalization, Globalization and Local and Regional Response (C 04-27).

 

 

Chair of New Zealand Board of Geography Teachers - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Otumoetai College

 

Information/Media Officer - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Massey University, School of People, Environment and Planning, Massey University

Matt Henry

Matt is in the Resource and Environmental Planning Programme. His research interests include tracing the emergence of scientific communities and networks in New Zealand and the geographies of standardisation.

 

 

 

IGU Representative -This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Massey University