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Contact details +6469517470

Nicole Mincher

Lecturer - Educational Psychology

Institute of Education

I am a lecturer within the Institute of Education at Massey University. I teach in the area of Educational Psychology. 

I am a practicing Educational Psychologist and have come to Massey after working at the Ministry of Education, and Explore Specialist Advice. 


Contact details

  • Ph: +64 (06) 356 9099 ext. 84470
    Location: 3.08, Collinson Village
    Campus: Manawatū

Research Expertise

Research Interests

Educational Psychology


Health and Well-being

Area of Expertise

Field of research codes
Education (130000): Education Systems (130100):
Educational Psychology (170103): Psychology (170100): Psychology And Cognitive Sciences (170000)

Research Outputs


Dharan, V., Meyer, L., & Mincher, N. (2012). At the receiving end - Are policies and practices working to keep students in high schools?. New Zealand Annual Review of Education. 21, 119-141 Retrieved from http://www.victoria.ac.nz/education/research/nzaroe/issues-index/2011-2012
[Journal article]Authored by: Mincher, N., Muralidharan, V.


Bourke, R., O'Neill, J., McDowall, S., Dacre, M., Mincher, N., Narayanan, V., . . . Tuifagalele, R.(2021). Children's informal learning at home during COVID-19 lockdown. http://www.nzcer.org.nz/research/publications/learning-during-lockdown: NZCER
[Technical Report]Authored by: Bourke, R., Dacre, M., Mincher, N., Narayanan, V., O'Neill, J.

Teaching and Supervision

Courses Coordinated

  • 256.702 Ahurei: The Psychology of Unique Differences
  • 256.704 Waiora: Psychology of Wellbeing and Ako
  • 256.705 Whanaungatanga: Psychology of Relationships in Ako
  • 263.301 Learning and Motivation