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Massey Research

Massey University has an established pedigree as the leading national university of New Zealand and a major international provider of tertiary education which offers the opportunity for individuals to build value in communities, and enables the development of partnerships to address the big problems of society at a local level and on a global scale.

21st century citizenship

21st century citizenship

As population pressures and climate change increasingly threaten the planet, our researchers seek to lessen the impact.

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Design - for commerce, community and culture

Design - for commerce, community and culture

We're solving complex social, economic and environmental design problems.

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Future food systems

Future food systems

With a rapidly growing global population, food provision is one of the grand challenges of our age.

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Health and wellbeing

Health and wellbeing

Massey is committed to promoting health and wellbeing; not just supporting and managing illness or disease.

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Resource development and management

Resource development and management

We're ensuring a sustainable future by addressing natural resource issues.

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Veterinary, animal and biomedical sciences research

As part of Massey celebrating 50 years of veterinary education (1963-2013) in New Zealand we are featuring some of the current research taking place in our Veterinary, Animal and Biomedical Sciences research centres.

Infectious disease control and prevention

New infectious diseases of both humans and animals are emerging at an increasing rate, with most new emerging human diseases being zoonotic (i.e. from animals) in nature. Their effective control requires a comprehensive approach commonly referred to as “One Health”. Find out more...

Visit the mEpiLab website

Health of working dogs

Andrew Worth is a Senior Lecturer in Small Animal Surgery and he is investigating the causes of loss from service of NZ Police Dogs. Andrew hopes to gain a greater understanding of the diseases which cause loss, and find potential strategies for mitigation of loss by modifying police dog breeding criteria. Find out more...

Working Dog Centre

Maximising outcomes for sheep farmers

A series of studies has been undertaken by the International Sheep Research Centre to identify optimal feeding regimens for multiple-bearing ewes, develop a 'herb' feed mix and improve scientific learning for farmers. Find out more...

Visit the International Sheep Research Centre website

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Research News

Study on motivations of non-Māori to learn te reo
A study on the motivations of non-Māori to learn te reo Māori suggests Pākehā...
No quarantine for this international visitor
Massey University researchers have tracked a godwit's epic journey from New Zealand to Alaska and...
Rangatahi to benefit from Massey health wellness programme
Dr Tupa'ilevaililigi Ridvan Firestone and her team have been granted almost $1.4 million in funding...
New research focused on women's mental health during pregnancy and post-birth
Dr Leigh Signal of the Sleep/Wake Research Centre will lead a team of 10 for the project which has...
Newly-described fossils reveal an ancient origin for New Zealand penguins.
New Zealand is surrounded by highly productive oceans that attract seabirds from around the world,...
New method used to sequence COVID-19 genomes in Auckland outbreak
Dr Nikki Freed, Dr Olin Silander, and PhD student Markéta Vlková were shoulder-tapped by colleagues...
Massey team contributes to international sport research
Massey researchers are joining an international team of academics to examine the role of sport...
Challenging the representation of autism in Vietnamese media
The research discussed how the online news media in Vietnam framed and represented autism.
Survey shows 1 in 3 NZers impacted by job and income loss due to COVID-19
A new study reveals how Kiwis have been impacted by COVID-19
International eyes turn to progress of COVID-19 genome testing
Massey researchers are developing a faster, more robust and affordable way of genome sequencing.

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