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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...

Visit the Centre for Service and Working Dog Health website

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

Predicting disease emergence from forest fragmentation
A Massey University team has developed new ways of predicting disease-hot spots, created by humans...
Managing fatigue and shift work in hospital-based nursing
The Safer Nursing 24/7 Project has released a draft national code of practice for managing fatigue...
Growing a successful Māori marine economy
Massey's Dr Jason Mika is helping to identify the key ingredients in a successful Māori marine...
Self-assessment skills lift Pasifika tertiary success
Being schooled in the art of self-assessment is one of the key drivers of success for Pasifika...
Tourism insider to development studies scholar
Master of International Development graduate Loren Rutherford went from working as a tourism...
PhD explores important toddler-teacher attachment
As the head teacher at Massey's Child Care Centre on the Manawatū campus, Raewyne Bary has...
PhD graduate’s personal exploration of job stress and trauma
Very few New Zealanders understand what it's like to live under the constant threat of terrorism....
Understanding ‘green’ consumers key to business success
Massey University PhD graduate Dr Fred Angels Musika set out to develop a reliable way of measuring...
Can learning music deter dementia?
Ryan Sutcliffe loves to play the guitar, and writes and performs his own songs. Now, the doctoral...
Nutrition concern for older adults at home
Researchers are calling for screening of vulnerable older adults at risk of poor nutrition and...

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