University of Auckland

Dr Tony Trinnick

Te Whānau a Āpanui
Associate Professor - Te Puna Wananga, Faculty of Education and Social Work
University of Auckland

Tony’s research interests are broadly focused on a number of areas in the teaching and learning of mathematics in the medium of Maori.

This includes researching the complex relationship between te reo Maori and mathematics, particularly the development of the mathematics register and the teaching and learning of the register.

His research also focuses on student achievement in Maori medium mathematics and the factors that support and impinge on student progress.

Dr Elana Taipapaki Curtis

Ngāti Rongomai, Ngāti Pikiao, Te Arawa
Senior Lecturer Medical - Te Kupenga Hauora Māori
University of Auckland

Dr Elana Taipapaki Curtis is a Public Health Physician currently working as Senior Lecturer Medical at Te Kupenga Hauora Māori, University of Auckland. 

She is Director Vision 20:20 which provides academic leadership of Hikitia Te Ora - Certificate in Health Sciences (bridging/foundation education for Māori and Pacific), Māori and Pacific Admission Scheme (MAPAS, admission and retention support for Māori and Pacific students) and the Whakapiki Ake Project (WAP, Māori recruitment). 

Dr Rachel Wolfgramm

Te Aupouri, Ngāi Takoto, Whakatōhea, Ngāti Patumoana, Tonga
Senior Lecturer
University of Auckland

Rachel's training has been multi-disciplinary, incorporating the fields of organisation, consumption, leadership and economic theory and practice. She has taught undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Management, Organisation Behaviour, Māori Enterprise, Sustainability, Business, Culture and Society, Business Ethics and Sustainability.