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.
Teaching award for the School of Environment
16 May 2016Senior Tutor Joe Fagan has been awarded a Dean’s Award for Excellence in Teaching 2015. Professor Paul Kench, Head of the School of Environment, says that “while Joe’s excellent teaching contributions are not news to the School, it is very pleasing that his dedication and thoughtful approach to teaching has been recognised formally at the broader faculty level.”
Science subjects rate highly internationally
22 March 2016Science subjects at the University of Auckland are highly placed in this year’s QS World University Rankings with the University rated number one in the country in almost all subjects.
Club membership and its perks for School of Environment students
10 May 2016Professional networking and opportunities for scholarships and funding are just three reasons for School of Environment students to look at memberships to clubs and organisations. A list of possible clubs and organisations is provided here.
Call for New Zealand Applications: L'Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Fellowship 2016
16 March 2016In 2016 one post-doctoral female scientist in New Zealand will be awarded with a $25,000 fellowship for a one year project. Applications close at midnight Tuesday 12th April 2016.