Massey Research

Massey University has an established pedigree as the leading national university of New Zealand and a major international provider of tertiary education which offers the opportunity for individuals to build value in communities, and enables the development of partnerships to address the big problems of society at a local level and on a global scale.

21st century citizenship

21st century citizenship

As population pressures and climate change increasingly threaten the planet, our researchers seek to lessen the impact.

Learn more

Design - for commerce, community and culture

Design - for commerce, community and culture

We're solving complex social, economic and environmental design problems.

Learn more

Future food systems

Future food systems

With a rapidly growing global population, food provision is one of the grand challenges of our age.

Learn more

Health and wellbeing

Health and wellbeing

Massey is committed to promoting health and wellbeing; not just supporting and managing illness or disease.

Learn more

Resource development and management

Resource development and management

We're ensuring a sustainable future by addressing natural resource issues.

Learn more

Veterinary, animal and biomedical sciences research

As part of Massey celebrating 50 years of veterinary education (1963-2013) in New Zealand we are featuring some of the current research taking place in our Veterinary, Animal and Biomedical Sciences research centres.

Infectious disease control and prevention

New infectious diseases of both humans and animals are emerging at an increasing rate, with most new emerging human diseases being zoonotic (i.e. from animals) in nature. Their effective control requires a comprehensive approach commonly referred to as “One Health”. Find out more...

Visit the mEpiLab website

Health of working dogs

Andrew Worth is a Senior Lecturer in Small Animal Surgery and he is investigating the causes of loss from service of NZ Police Dogs. Andrew hopes to gain a greater understanding of the diseases which cause loss, and find potential strategies for mitigation of loss by modifying police dog breeding criteria. Find out more...

Working Dog Centre

Maximising outcomes for sheep farmers

A series of studies has been undertaken by the International Sheep Research Centre to identify optimal feeding regimens for multiple-bearing ewes, develop a 'herb' feed mix and improve scientific learning for farmers. Find out more...

Visit the International Sheep Research Centre website

qs-research-rating-logo.jpg

Join us on The Conversation

the-conversation-300-28.png

Support research at Massey

Make a gift

Research News

Lifetime effects of poverty take toll in older age
Childhood disadvantage is directly related to levels of physical, mental and social health in older...
Home affordability improves in Q2, says Massey report
The latest Massey University Home Affordability Report shows an improvement in affordability at a...
New study will examine trends in the incidence of gonorrhoea diagnoses
Dr Hayley Denison has been awarded $19,000 in funding from the Massey University Research Fund, to...
New research on teachers of teen parents
New findings on the little-researched area of teachers in teen parent units (TPUs) has revealed a...
Study on breastfeeding and yeast-based supplements
A Massey University researcher is looking for breastfeeding women to participate in a study to find...
Hearing aid scheme highlights health sector inequality
New Zealand's Hearing Aid Funding Scheme is meant to supply fully funded hearing aids, but Massey...
Feasibility study to investigate fruit and vegetable consumption among Māori
Dr Geoff Kira, Ngā Puhi, has been awarded nearly quarter of a million dollars to carry out a...
Designing healthy cities and communities
In the latest public lecture in the Health by Design series, Professor Karen Witten will discuss...
Is New Zealand’s food system unsustainable?
New research shows overwhelming support for sustainability characteristics to be included in the...
Colon research gets international recognition
Research by scientists from the College of Health on bowel contractions and how they relate to...

Massey Contact Centre Mon - Fri 8:30am to 4:30pm 0800 MASSEY (+64 6 350 5701) TXT 5222 contact@massey.ac.nz Web chat Staff Alumni News Māori @ Massey