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Teaching Staff

The staff who teach on the papers encoded CGRD are listed below. The areas of expertise covered by the CGD staff encompass most areas of design practice and theory.

Their specialist research fields examine both graphic design theory as well as the ways in which graphic design crosses over with other disciplines and how these collaborations can benefit design practice and education.

Find out more about each lecturer and their research specialties by selecting a link below.

Tomás García Ferrari

Simon Laing

  • MCGD Wanganui/Waikato
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  • Image classification, visualization of large data collections and interface design.

Keith Soo

  • MCGD Wanganui/Waikato
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  • Motion graphics, interactive and web media, graphic design.

Claire Timpany

Emmanuel Turner

Nicholas Vanderschantz

  • MCGD Wanganui/Waikato
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  • Typography in learning and education - Photography - Internet Layout.


Flying the flag for New Zealand

Fieldays Flag DesignsAs the debate for and against changing the New Zealand flag heats up, the University of Waikato let flag designs play out virtually at its interactive stand at this year's National Agricultural Fieldays.

Apply now for the CGD Fees Scholarship

The Computer Graphic Design Fees Scholarship is open to applicants who are enrolling in the first year of study towards an undergraduate degree with a major in Computer Graphic Design at the University of Waikato.  Applications close 16 October 2015.

Final Year & Honours
Degree Shows 2015

 19 - 21 October

10am - 4pm daily

S Block Foyer
The University of Waikato
Hillcrest, Hamilton
New Zealand

CGD Exhibition 2015