Research Staff Profile

Research staff Profiles

Current profiles about the team of research professionals who contribute to our research environment at NorthTec.

Ben Barr

Conservation Tutor

Ben has worked in some of New Zealand’s most beautiful places with our most special animals. He began tutoring at NorthTec in 2013.

Dr Bev MacKay

Pathway Manager Nursing

RGON, CATE, MA (App) Nursing (Distinction), Doctor of Nursing, FCNA(NZ). Bev has a strong primary health care nursing background and this is one of her research passions as is the introduction of technology in nursing education.

Dr Ahmed Al-Sa’di

Tutor - Information Systems

Dr Ahmed Al-Sa’di is a lecturer at the NorthTec International Auckland Campus

Dr Ajmal Khan

Tutor - English Language

Dr Ajmal Khan is an English Language Tutor at the NorthTec International Auckland Campus.

Dr Emelen Nakao

Tutor – Business

Dr Emelen Nakao is a Business Tutor at the NorthTec International Auckland Campus.

Dr Hamed Al-Tairi

Tutor - English

Dr Hamed Al-Tairi is a lecturer at the NorthTec International Auckland Campus.

Dr Isaac Kwadwo Nti

IT and Business Tutor

Dr Isaac Kwadwo Nti is a lecturer at the NorthTec International Auckland Campus

Dr Mike Mullany

Principal Academic

Mike is lecturer and a researcher at NorthTec and teaches Engineering Mathematics, Physics, Project Management, Technical Literacy, Engineering Management and Business Statistics

Dr Olivier Ball

Senior Tutor

Olly’s interest in conservation was sparked by his childhood realisation that he would never see such wonderful creatures as moa, huia and dodo.

Dr Shafiq Alam

Tutor - Business Information Systems

Dr Shafiq Alam is a lecturer at the NorthTec International Auckland Campus.

Dr Wolfgang B. Sperlich

Tutor - English

Dr Wolfgang B. Sperlich is a lecturer at the NorthTec International Auckland Campus.

Ellie Smith

Photography Tutor

Ellie is a photographer with a diverse practice that encompasses both traditional darkroom and contemporary digital techniques

John Stansfield

Pathway Manager Community, Environment and Social Services

John Stansfield is Head of Pathway for Community, Environment and Social Services.

Lisa Clunie

Photography Tutor

Lisa exhibits her photographs regularly, both nationally and internationally, and works part-time as a photography and drawing tutor at NorthTec

Murray Gibbs

Applied Arts Tutor

Murray teaches on the arts degree programme in Clay, Glass. Sculpture, Drawing and Design.

Peter Bruce-Iri

Principal Academic

Peter is a lecturer and researcher, teaches Management, Leadership, Organisational Behaviour, Business Heritage, Culture and Sustainability and Strategic Management.

Subash Humagain

Tutor - Information Systems

Subash Humagain is an Information Systems tutor at the NorthTec International Auckland Campus.

Tanya Cook

Conservation and Environmental Management Tutor

I have always enjoyed being in the outdoors and learning about New Zealand’s unique environment and wildlife.

Toni Daly

Tutor Applied Science

Although my passion has always been the magic of biochemistry and genetics, I initially spent 21 years as a psychiatric nurse, so I care about the way that people tick. I have masters papers in nutritional biochemistry because I have been seriously …