School of Geography, Environment and Earth Sciences

Prof Warwick Murray

Professor
School of Geography, Environment and Earth Sciences
address

Phone: 04 463 5029
Location: Room 211, Cotton Building, Gate 7 Kelburn Pde, Kelburn Campus

Prof Warwick Murray

Qualifications

BSocSci joint honours Geography and Economics 1st Class University of Birmingham (1993); PhD University of Birmingham (1996)

Publications

Publications from 1999 - Now


Awards

  • New Zealand Geographical Society President’s Award for Excellence in Graduate Research Supervision 2015
  • Victoria University Research Excellence Award 2007
  • New Zealand Geographical Society President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching 2007
  • New Zealand National Tertiary Teaching Award for Sustained Excellence 2006
  • Victoria University Teaching Excellence Award 2003

The Singing Geographer: Four part National Radio Series with Prof Warwick Murray exploring geography, globalisation, development and environment in words and music.

 

Research interests

I have active research interests in the following areas:

Sub-disciplines

Development Geography and Economic Geography Rural Geography

Themes

Globalization, Inequality and social injustice, Comparative political economy, Resource peripheries and the global economy, Neoliberalism and development

Places

Latin America - especially Chile, Oceania - especially New Zealand, Fiji, Tonga and Niue, Asia Pacific

Selected Academic and Editorial Posiitons