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Dr Clive Aspin

PhD (Otago), MA (Well), BA, DipELT, Dip Tchg
Ngāti Maru, Ngāti Whanaunga, Ngāti Tamaterā

Clive is a Senior Lecturer in Health and Postgraduate Studies Director at Te Herenga Waka – Victoria University of Wellington. He was born in Waiuku and grew up on his ancestral land of Hauraki. Clive is a Māori public health researcher whose work focuses on Māori and Indigenous health, HIV, sexuality, and chronic conditions. He was the Executive Research Officer at Ngā Pae o te Maramatanga, New Zealand’s centre of Māori research excellence. He served as a ministerial appointment to the Board of the Health Research Council and as Chair of the Māori Research Committee and is a founding member of the International Indigenous Working Group on HIV and AIDS.