Contacts - Biological Sciences - University of Canterbury - New Zealand

Biological Sciences Contacts

Email Enquiries

Phone Numbers

enquiries: +64 3 364 2500 (internal : 6500)

direct dial : +64 3 364 2987 + extn

Postal Address

School of Biological Sciences
University of Canterbury
Private Bag 4800
Christchurch 8140
New Zealand

Physical Address

The School of Biological Sciences is centred around the Biology buildings along with an annex on the 5th floor of the Rutherford building (physics side) and a glasshouse complex on the outskirts of the campus. Fieldstations are located at Cass and Kaikoura for use by undergraduate classes and research. Our new biological research building was officially opened in October 2010.

Enquiries should be made to reception, located on the second floor, room 219, of the Biology building.

Courier Delivery Address

School of Biological Sciences, University of Canterbury
c/o The Warehouse, 20 Kirkwood Avenue
Ilam, Christchurch 8041
Phone:+64 3 364 2500

Fax Number

+64 3 364 2590

Email Format

Head of School

Prof Matthew Turnbull, room 222 Biology building


Undergraduate Advisor

Matthew Turnbull

Dr Pieter Pelser
Room Biology 530, Phone 364 2987 ext 45605

Postgraduate Coordinators

Dr Marie Hale - 4th Year Coordinator
Room Biology 537, Phone 364 2739


Dr Tammy Steeves - Chair Academic Postgraduate Studies Committee
Room Biology 533, Phone 369 5378 internal 95378

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