University of Waikato

Dr Arama Rata

Ngāruahine, Taranaki, Ngāti Maniapoto
University of Waikato

Arama is of Ngāti Maniapoto, Taranaki, and Ngāruahine descent.  She completed her PhD in Psychology at Victoria University of Wellington in 2012, which focused on Māori cultural engagement, identity, and psychological well-being in State secondary schools.  

Arama then lectured at Te Kawa a Māui (the School of Māori Studies), where she received a Research Establishment Grant to study Māori collective remembering of the New Zealand Wars. 

Dr Rata is currently involved with research relating to Māori health experiences, Māori in rural communities, as well as iwi consultancy.

Mauri Ora - Human Flourishing
University of Waikato
Te Reo me Ngā Tikanga Māori
Te Reo
University of Waikato
Mauri Ora - Human Flourishing
Health
University of Waikato
Whai Rawa - Māori Economies
Economic Development
University of Waikato

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