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Prof Meihana Durie

Deputy Vice-Chancellor Maori


Head of School of Te Putahi-a-Toi

Te Putahi-a-Toi

Research Projects

Summary of Research Projects

Position Current Completed
Project Leader 2 0

Research Outputs


Durie, MK. (2017). Ngā Tini Whetū—A navigational strategy for Whānau journeys. Te Kura Nui o Waipareira: Connecting Whānau and Communities. , 25-40
[Journal article]Authored by: Durie, M.


Durie, MK., & Alport, T. (Eds.) (2017). Te Kura Nui o Waipareira: Connecting Whānau and Communities. : Te Whanau o Waipareira
[Edited Book]Edited by: Durie, M.


Durie, MK., McMeeking, S., & Clarke, A. (2017, October). Connections with people & communities (Toitu te Tangata) - Indigenous leadership in public health. Presented at The Pubic Health Association of New Zealand Conference. Otautahi, Christchurch.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Durie, M.
Durie, MK.(2016, November 15). Kia Tupu Te Ora: Determinants of flourishing vitality. In International Indigenous Research Conference 2016 Proceedings(pp. 24 - 24). , Ngā Pae o Te Māramatanga International Indigenous Research Conference
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Durie, M.
Durie, MK. (2012). Ngā Pou Mātauranga – A perspective on Mātauranga Māori and the relationship to research. He manawa whenua proceedings. (pp. 40 - 53). : Inaugural Indigenous Research Conference of Te Kotahi Research Institute, ‘He Manawa Whenua'
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Durie, M.
Durie, MK. (2013). Tikanga in changing worlds. Kei Tua o Te Pae hui proceedings. (pp. 77 - 86). : Kei Tua o Te Pae changing worlds, changing tikanga— educating history and the future
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Durie, M.


Borman, B., Cunningham, C., Ellison-Loschmann, L., Durie, M., Kingi, TK., & Durie, MK. (2014). Te Puawaitanga o Ngā Whānau – Six markers of flourishing Whānau. Office of the Assistant Vice Chancellor, Mäori and Pasifika
[Other]Authored by: Durie, M.

Teaching and Supervision

Summary of Doctoral Supervision

Position Current Completed
Main Supervisor 2 1
Co-supervisor 5 0

Current Doctoral Supervision

Main Supervisor of:

  • Luke Rowe - Doctor of Philosophy
    Tane Ora: Emerging Approaches to Maori Men's Health
  • Hone Morris - Doctor of Philosophy
    Kei tua o te kupu ta he kura tangata, he kura whenua: Beyond the written word lie human connection, land connection

Co-supervisor of:

  • Tricia Keelan - Doctor of Philosophy
    Transformative Steps to become Te Tiriti based.
  • Megan Tahere - Doctor of Philosophy
    Cultural Competency in Midwifery Partnerships and Practice
  • Michael Naera - Doctor of Philosophy
    Kia taupā hoki te whakamomori: The prevention of Māori suicide
  • Jordan Housiaux - Doctor of Philosophy
    Prognosis indicators and survival of pilot whale stranding in New Zealand. Developing protocol and cultural indicators for stranding occurrences.
  • Alishia Mansell - Doctor of Philosophy
    Exploring the interconnection between Matauranga Maori and Putaiao

Completed Doctoral Supervision

Main Supervisor of:

  • 2019 - Veronica Tawhai - Doctor of Philosophy
    The red-tipped dawn: Teaching and learning about Indigeneity and the implications for citizenship education.

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