School of Environment


Welcome to the School of Environment


The School of Environment is the place to study and research in Geography, Earth Sciences (Geology), Environmental Science, Environmental Management, Geophysics and Geographical Information Science.

Our research and teaching addresses the earth surface and subsurface, climate, social, economic and cultural processes that shape our world. Learn more by visiting Our school.

  • Take 10 with... Associate Professor Paul Augustinus
    18 May 2017
    Associate Professor Paul Augustinus gives us 10 minutes of his time to discuss his research about past climate changes.
  • The Waipā River restoration project
    24 March 2017
    Dr Karen Fisher from the School of Environment, is contributing towards her Iwi’s vision with research that is supported by a Marsden Grant.
  • Spaceward Bound
    20 December 2016
    A “dynamic educational outreach event” is how Professor Kathy Campbell describes the MBIE funded Unlocking Curious Minds project that saw 20 secondary school students attend an exclusive astrobiology field trip in December 2016.