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Nicola MacAulay BA, Intl Secy

Senior Tutor

School of People, Environment and Planning

Nicola is a researcher, an AFHEA-accredited teaching assistant, and experienced tutor who has previously marked papers covering a range of topics in undergraduate and postgraduate programmes with the Centre for Defence and Security Studies since 2014.  Nicola’s key interests lie in intelligence, border security and cyber security and the implication of these on individual, national and international security.



Contact details

  • Ph: 0800 MASSEY (0800 627 739)
    Location: CoHSS
    Campus: Wellington


  • Bachelor of Arts - Victoria University (2014)
  • International Security - Massey University (2015)

Certifications and Registrations

  • Licence, Cyber Sec Fnd/Prac, ALC Group

Research Expertise


Border security, cyber security, intelligence, international security, 

Research Outputs


Rowan, L., Gibbons, R., MacAulay, N., & Hay, P. (2021). Preparing a new generation of dyslexic learners for tertiary education in New Zealand. , PPTA Education Conference 2021, Whakatairangatia! Advancing the dream of public education,
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Gibbons, R., MacAulay, N.

Consultancy and Languages


  • French
    Last used: 2014
    Spoken ability: Average
    Written ability: Average
  • Russian
    Last used: 2000
    Spoken ability: Needs work
    Written ability: Needs work
  • Serbo-Croatian
    Last used: 2005
    Spoken ability: Average
    Written ability: Average