Heather Purdie

Beneath NZ - Starring Heather Purdie

Dr Heather Purdie's research was recently showcased on Prime TV's documentary Beneath NZ. Also showcased are some of Geography's amazing gadgets for data collection.
What is Geography all about?

What is Geography all about?

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‘Antarctica provides a very unique case to study the human relationship with nature...’

Sira Engelbertz PhD in Antarctic Studies
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The Department of Geography has regular seminars that are open to all. These are held in the 4th floor Jobberns Room in the Geography Building.

Next seminar: In blink of the eye: super rapide infrared imaging of the landscape

Presented by Assoc. Prof Peyman Zawar-Reza
Where: Jobberns Room, Level 4, UC Department of Geography
When: 1-2pm Monday 2nd May 2016

New Geospatial Research Institute

27/4/16 New Geospatial Research Institute (GRI), (Directed by Geography's Prof. Simon Kingham) is expected to add significant value to New Zealand’s existing private and public investment in spatial data acquisition, application and research...more

New HOD for Geography

Associate Professor Peyman Zawar-Reza has accepted the position of Head of Department for Geography for the next 3 years.

Why Geography is the best subject to study at University... ever!

Recent articles that are worth a read if you are contemplating doing Geography.

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