The University of Auckland

Mailing address: 
VC Office the ClockTower. 22 Princes Street, Auckland, 1010
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Stuart McCutcheon
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email:
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Jenny Dixon
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Strategic Engagement
Focal point 1 - Email:
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Peter O'Connor
Focal point 2 - Title: 
Professor in Education and Social Work
Focal point 2 - Email:
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Jennifer Curtin
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Professor in Politics and International Relations
Focal point 3 - Email:
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
As the country’s largest and most comprehensive university, the University of Auckland conducts teaching and research across eight faculties and two large-scale research institutes. Since its founding in 1883, the University of Auckland has grown to become New Zealand's flagship, research-led university, known for the excellence of its teaching, its research, and its service to local, national and international communities. Our research programmes range across all disciplines and we are world leaders in such fields as cancer drug development, inductive (wireless) power transfer and computational physiology.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
The University of Auckland has been ranked #1 in the world (Times higher Education IMPACT rankings 2019) for the impact is has on its community as measured through the Sustainable Development Goals. There are multiple examples of teaching, research and engagement activities relevant to the SDGs.