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Senior Lecturer- Eastern Institute of Technology

06 830 1584

Tom has been working in the IT public sector for many years and for half of his time in NZ. He brings the experience of the business community to his role as Lecturer at EIT. He is the Internship Program Coordinator and looks forward to bridging the gap between academia and business for the student body.

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Professor- Massey University

Andy was the former vice-chair of NZACE from 2010-2016. He was the organiser of NZACE conferences held at Massey University in Wellington, 2015, and Palmerston North, 2010. He has worked on a national team of researchers undertaking a Teaching Learning Research Initiative (TLRI) funded project and has published a number of articles and resources on Work-Integrated-Learning (WIL) as a result of Ako Aotearoa grants.

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Senior Advisor, Student Engagement & Employability- Victoria University

As Senior Advisor, Student Engagement & Employability, my main responsibilities are to: provide strategic advice to the Associate Dean (Academic Programmes) as well as other Faculty staff on the matter of work-integrated-learning initiatives (curricular and extra-curricular), supervise the work of the FHSS Internships Coordinator and the Employability Programmes Learning Designer, develop and maintain strong relationships […]

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Senior Lecturer- Otago Polytechnic

I am passionate about active learning and how to facilitate the integration of their course work with their work placement to maximise learning.  I hope to make this a research focus in the future.

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Chief Researcher- New Zealand Council for Educational Research

Karen leads NZCER’s research programme on vocational and professional education. She believes strongly in the rich learning potential of all kinds of settings, and has a particular interest in those outside of educational institutions.

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Senior Lecturer- Eastern Institute of Technology

06 974 8000 x5219

Regan is a marketing and management lecturer for the EIT School of Business and manages their Work Integrated Learning course.

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Academic Leader, Lecturer

09 815 4321

Living in the UK, Zambia, South Africa and Namibia, Denisa and her family finally settled in NZ in 2004. She joined Unitec in 2006 as a Marketing lecturer after a 20-year career in Brand Management.

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Advisor for NZQA

Chantal Pillay Arpe is an Advisor at NZQA having previously been an Advisor in Academic Quality Assurance and Evaluation at WelTec and Whitireia. A South African by birth, Chantal settled in New Zealand in 2010. She has extensive teaching experience in IT, business, culinary and hospitality management and experience in tertiary education management. She holds […]

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Industry Engagement Director

07 834 8800 x 7588

Klaus Reiter, Industry Engagement Director at Wintec, the Waikato Institute of Technology. Passionate about developing people, connecting employers, community groups, students and academics. Klaus has over 20 years of experience in NZ tertiary education.

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Career Development Services Manager - University of Waikato

Institution: University of Waikato Position: Career Development Services Manager A highly experienced and dynamic career and business relationship manager, with an extensive background working for leading organisations, to deliver high standards, and cost – effective career services and programmes, to enhance the learning and training experience, to convert relationships into enrolments, and ensure career engagement […]

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