News

HRC funding puts care of Pasifika elders under spotlight
Pacific elders (Matua) are traditionally cared for at home by extended family who consider it a blessing, not a burden. A Massey University study...
More than $1m secured in HRC funding to reduce burden of leptospirosis
A Massey-led study has been awarded $1,199,841 from the latest Health Research Council of New Zealand (HRC) funding round to undertake a nationwide...
New Zealanders’ exposure to environmental chemicals
New research from the Centre for Public Health Research shows for the first time the levels of certain environmental chemicals in the New Zealand...
Videogame loot boxes similar to gambling
Adolescents playing video games that offer randomised rewards to increase competitive advantage could be being exposed to mechanisms that are...
Renewed calls for sugar, tobacco and alcohol taxes
A Massey University professor is among an international group drawn from academia and international agencies, calling for taxes on sugar, tobacco and...
Researcher to investigate the impact of sleep on dementia
Life expectancy is increasing and with it the prevalence of sleep problems, which can negatively impact waking function, physical and mental health,...
Researching youth wellbeing in New Zealand
Improving youth wellbeing is an increasing priority of policymakers, researchers and politicians in New Zealand, but what does wellbeing mean to...
Biomechanics Day hits the mark
More than 1000 secondary school students took part in National Biomechanics Day last month, with Massey University and New Zealand leading the way.
Bigger, better Biomechanics Day
Thousands of students around the country are taking part in National Biomechanics Day next week, joining a growing global movement to teach school...
$15.6m Marsden funding a record for Massey
Massey researchers have received more than $15.6 million from the Royal Society of New Zealand's annual Marsden Fund for 26 projects, a record number...

Massey Contact Centre Mon - Fri 8:30am to 5:00pm 0800 MASSEY (+64 6 350 5701) TXT 5222 contact@massey.ac.nz Web chat Staff Alumni News Māori @ Massey