Papaarangi is Tumuaki and Head of Department of Maori Health at the Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, New Zealand. She holds science and medical degrees from the University of Auckland and is a specialist in public health medicine. She has tribal affiliations to Te Rarawa in the Far North of Aotearoa and her research interests include analysing disparities between indigenous and non-indigenous citizens as a means of monitoring government commitment to indigenous rights.
NPM has at least 30 internship positions to be confirmed from 49 internship project proposals. Tauira get your applications in - review the many projects, select which interests you most and apply with your CV, transcript and a reference.
This year we include 3 special named internship awards on offer, these are inaugural Named Scholar Scholarships. Honouring three of our esteemed NPM scholars and their whānau; Professor Wharehuia Milroy (Te Reo), Professor Michael Walker (Tai Ao) and Associate Professor Mānuka Hēnare (Whai Rawa).