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Contact details +64 (06) 356 9099  ext. 85187

Dr Kerri Morgan PhD, BVSc, PGDipVCS (dist), MANZCVS (Avian Health)

Senior Lecturer in Oiled Wildlife Response (Co-Director of Wildbase)

Institute of Vet, Animal and Biomedical Sciences

Kerri is a Senior Lecturer in Wildlife Health and Co-Director of Wildbase at Massey University.  This role includes leading Wildbase’s Oil Response team, as well as research, teaching and clinical aspects of avian medicine and wildlife disease. Kerri studied coccidiosis in kiwi as her doctoral research, and is a member of the Australian and NZ College of Veterinary Scientists (Avian Health).  


Contact details

  • Ph: 85187
    Location: 6.19, Vet Tower, Institute of Veterinary, Animal and Biomedical Sciences
    Campus: Turitea


  • Doctor of Philosophy - Massey University (2013)
  • Bachelor of Veterinary Science - Massey University (2001)
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Veterinary Clinical Studies - Massey University (2006)
  • Membership to the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists (Avian Health) - Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists (2006)

Research Expertise

Research Interests

Coccidiosis in kiwi

Oiled wildlife response

Wildlife health


Health and Well-being

Area of Expertise

Field of research codes
Agricultural And Veterinary Sciences (070000):
Ecological Applications (050100): Ecosystem Function (050102): Environmental Sciences (050000):
Veterinary Medicine (070706): Veterinary Parasitology (070708): Veterinary Pathology (070709): Veterinary Sciences (070700): Veterinary Surgery (070711)

Research Projects

Summary of Research Projects

Position Current Completed
Not Specified 1 0
Project Leader 1 18
Team Member 0 1

Consultancy and Languages


  • March 2007 - ongoing - Maritime New Zealand
    Lead New Zealand's oiled wildlife response team through contractual arrangements with Maritime New Zealand

Supervision and Teaching

Summary of Doctoral Supervision

Position Current Completed
CoSupervisor 1 0

Current Doctoral Supervision

CoSupervisor of:

  • Sarah Coker - PhD
    Morphological and molecular characterization of coccidia in kiwi

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