Human Ethics Committees

Find out who is on the University’s Human Ethics committee and what Faculty and School subcommittees assist with the assessment of human ethics applications.

If you have queries about your ethics application, please contact the HEC Administrator

Central Ethics Committee Membership

 SchoolExtension
AProf Susan Corbett (Convener) School of Accounting and Commercial Law 5480
Dr Averil Coxhead (Deputy Convener) School of Linguistics and Applied Languages 5625
Dr Stephen Marshall (Deputy Convener) Centre for Academic Development 5205
Dr Lee Davidson School of Art History, Classics and Religious Studies 5929
Dr Rebecca Kiddle School of Geography, Environment and Earth Sciences
6119
Dr Russil Durrant School of Social and Cultural Studies 9980
Bernard Guy School of Design 6291
Dr Ocean Mercier School of Māori Studies, Te Kawa a Māui 7457
Dr. Dianne Sika-Paotonu

Graduate School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health

6150
AProf Rhonda Shaw School of Social and Cultural Studies 6134
Dr Judith Loveridge School of Education 6028
Dr David Pomeroy School of Education 9533
Dr Adreanne Ormond School of Education (Te Kura Māori) 9750
Dr Lorena Gibson School of Social and Cultural Studies 5361
Dr Kellie ArchieSchool of Geography, Environment and Earth Sciences5058
Kathleen Makale Student Representative 8547
Dr Annette Beasley External committee member  
Yvonne van Roy External committee member

Human Ethics subcommittees

Some faculties and schools in the University have Human Ethics subcommittees with approval powers delegated from the University Human Ethics Committee.

If you are a staff member or student in these faculties or schools, you should ensure the relevant subcommittee is selected when making your online application.

School of Information Management

MembersExtension
Dr Philip Calvert (Chair)6629
Vanessa Venter (Administrator)5384

Pipitea (Commerce and Law)

MembersExtension
Yvette Tinsley (Chair)6308
Maggie Teleki (Administrator)5943

School of Psychology

MembersExtension
Ann Weatherall (Chair)5211
Wendy Ward (Administrator)5373

Animal Ethics Committee

AEC Executive Officer—Prof John Miller

Discuss Human Ethics applications

To discuss a Human Ethics application, contact: