Piki Ake Kaipakihi Māori
Māori Research in Business, Economics & Law

E ngā mana, e ngā reo, e ngā hau e whā
Tēnā koutou, tēnā koutou, tēnā tātau katoa
Haere mai, nau mai ki te kaupapa nei
Te wāhi mō ngā kairangahau Māori ki roto i te
Wāhanga Pakihi, a Te Wānanga Aronui o Tāmaki Makaurau.

To all the powers, all the languages, all the peoples of the four winds.
We greet you, we greet you, we acknowledge us all.
We welcome you to this space.
A place to celebrate the Māori whānau
in the Faculty of Business, Economics & Law, Auckland University of Technology

Nau mai haere mai ki Te Whānau', welcome to the whānau. This website introduces you to the Māori community in the Faculty of Business, Economics and Law. Here you will meet our Māori scholars, professional staff and senior students.

This faculty includes a large cohort of Māori scholars across a wide range of disciplines in business and law, which represents our support for partnership under Te Tiriti o Waitangi.

Ka mua, ka muri.

We look backwards in order to move forward.

Te Whānau

The Māori community in Business Economics & Law


Ngā Kairangahau

Our research expertise in Business, Economics & Law


Ngā Hono Rangahau

Our research relationships and collaboration opportunities

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NZ law schools embed, teach bijural law

AUT Law School and all NZ law schools are working to ensure the tertiary law curriculum reflects a legal system that is bicultural, bilingual, and bijural.

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Kiwis embrace te Reo Māori

As this year’s Te Wiki o te Reo Māori gets underway, AUT’s Professor Ella Henry reflects on NZ’s changing attitudes toward te Reo Māori.

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Study hailed as applicable, impactful

A tripartite working group of multiple unions, employers and funders hailed research by AUT’s Amber Nicholson and her colleagues into the experiences of community support workers as insightful and impactful.

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Ella Henry: myth buster

Māori knowledge is opening up exciting new areas of scientific exploration, as AUT’s Ella Henry explains.

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Paving the way for diversity, equity and inclusion

Dr Nimbus Staniland recently participated in a panel discussion about Eke Tangaroa, AUT’s Māori and Pacific Early Career Academic Programme.

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Contact us

If you would like to find out more, please get in touch with Ella Henry.

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