People

VILLA consists of a board of research associates, an advisory panel as well as a group of international associates. The institute is overseen by a Director.

VILLA consists of a board of research associates which includes both academic staff and doctoral students; an advisory panel consisting of senior academics and stakeholders overseen by the Chair; and, a wide range of linked postgraduate Master’s students. There is also a group of international VILLA associates that have particularly strong links with Victoria. The Institute is overseen by a Director. Links to their homepages are found below; feel free to contact them should you wish to know more about their Latin American expertise and links.

Director

  • Prof Warwick Murray

    Professor, School of Geography, Environment and Earth Sciences
    Research Areas:
    Latin America economics politics culture and history, Chile, Argentina, Brazil, NZ and Chile relations, human geography, globalisation, international development, Third World, rural development, Global fruit trade, Pacific Islands geography and economics, Fiji, Niue, Asia Pacific geography and economics, Nature of geography and its history.

VILLA Research Associates

The VILLA research associates are found across the University and interact with Latin America in a range of ways illustrating the broad-natured interaction VUW is building with the continent.

International VILLA Associates

VILLA Advisory Board

Chair