Teaching Fellow – Hauora Māori

University of Otago

New Zealand

October 2, 2022


Teaching Fellow – Hauora Māori-2201615


About us/Mō mātou

The Ngāi Tahu Māori Health Research Unit (NTMHRU) was established in 1996 and is located within the Office of the Division of Health Sciences at the University of Otago. The NTMHRU is co-led by Associate Professor Emma Wyeth and Professor Sue Crengle. We undertake a wide variety of research. We also teach a range of hauora Māori topics and paper, including hauora Māori public health papers hosted in the Department of Preventive and Social Medicine.

The role/Te mahi

We have an opportunity for a Teaching Fellow to join our team and support hauora Māori teaching in the NTMHRU, primarily across under-graduate and post- graduate hauora Māori public health papers. The successful candidate will be part of a strong hauora Māori teaching team.

Key tasks of the role include: • Working closely with the hauora Māori academic colleague who convenes each relevant paper. • Preparing learning materials in conjunction with the paper convenor. • Attending lectures and participating in class discussions. • Preparing and delivering tutorials. • Assisting with marking, assessment reporting and the management of electronic learning platforms related to hauora Māori teaching.

Your skills and experience/Kā pūkeka me kā wheako

Successful candidates will have: • A Bachelor degree and relevant paper(s) in Māori health and/or development, public health or other relevant discipline. • Sound knowledge of hauora Māori and public health. • An aptitude for effective teaching at tertiary level. • Effective written and verbal communication skills. • Excellent organisation and time management skills. • An ability to work effectively as a member of a team, and independently. • A commitment to the principles of the Treaty of Waitangi and an appreciation of te reo Māori and tikanga Māori.

Further details/Pūroko

This is a full-time (1 FTE), fixed-term position for 12 months.

You must have the right to live and work in New Zealand to apply for this position.

Confidential enquiries can be made to Professor Sue Crengle via the contact details below.


To submit your application (including CV and cover letter) please click the apply button. Applications quoting reference number 2201615 will close on Sunday, 2 October 2022.

Additional Information

Contact: Sue Crengle Tel: 03 471 4258

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Location: About Dunedin

Primary Location


Employment Status

Fixed Term

Salary Level and Range

Teaching & Professional Practice Fellow 1 ($63,442 to $74,758) or 2 ($78,273 to $88,808)


Preventive and Social Medicine

Job Function


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