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Dr Paule Ruwhiu MSW, PhD

Lecturer

School of Social Work

Currently I am writing my PhD, my passion and interest area is with decolonisation processes and the experiences of the participants.  I am also lecturing on the BSW (Bachelor of Social Work) it is a pleasure and and an honour to be able to give back to Massey as a former student of the BSW programme and the MSW programme.

Ko ia tēnei taku mihi

Ko Paul’e Rūwhiu taku ingoa 

Ko taku hononga whakapapa ko a Ngā Puhi, me Ngāti Porou

Ko Puhunga Tohora, ko Hikurangi ngā maunga

Ko Waiapū ki te Moananui a kiwa te tauhanga

Ko ngā takahanga waewae o aku tipuna ko Otaua ki Mangakahia, ko  Horoera, ki Te Araroa

Tau ake nei te wairua o te tangata Māori

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Contact details

  • Ph: ext 43358
    Location: Quad A 3.45, Quad Building A
    Campus: Albany, Auckland

Qualifications

  • Master of Social Work - Massey University (2009)
  • Doctor of Philosophy - Massey University (2019)

Research Expertise

Research Interests

Tangata Whenua

Indigenous Peoples

Decolonisation processes

Integenerational Trends

Historical Trauma

Thematics

Health and Well-being

Area of Expertise

Field of research codes
Education (130000):
Social Work (160700): Social Work not elsewhere classified (160799): Studies In Human Society (160000)

Research Outputs

Book

Ruwhiu, P. (2019). Te Whakapakari ake i te mahi: Mana-Enhancing Practice Engagement with Social Work students and Practitioners. In R. Munford, & K. O'Donoghue (Eds.) New Theories for Social Work Practice: Ethical Practice for working with individuals, Families and Communities. (pp. 197 - 211). London UK: Jessica Kingsley Publications
[Chapter]Authored by: Ruwhiu, P.

Supervision and Teaching

Summary of Doctoral Supervision

Position Current Completed
Supervisor 1 0

Courses Coordinated

  • 179.210 Social Work Theories, Assessment and Interventions
  • 179.310 Integrated Practice with Groups and Families
  • 179.330 Māori Development and the Social Services
  • 179.783 Māori Development and the Social Services
  • 279.101 Social Policy: An Introduction

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