Chemistry and Science Links

New Zealand Chemical Science Departments

Auckland University of Technology – Department of Applied Science

University of Auckland – School of Chemical Sciences

University of Auckland – School of Biological Sciences

Waikato University – School of Science

Massey University – School of Fundamental Sciences

Victoria University of Wellington – School of Chemical and Physical Sciences

University of Canterbury – Department of Chemistry

University of Otago – Department of Chemistry

University of Otago – Department of Biochemistry

University of Otago – School of Pharmacy

University of the South Pacific – The Institute of Applied Sciences

University of the South Pacific – School of Biological and Chemical Sciences

New Zealand Research Institutes

New Zealand Research Institutes

Cawthron Institute

Fonterra Cooperative Group (formerly New Zealand Dairy Research Institute)

AgResearch (formerly New Zealand Pastoral Agriculture Research Institute Limited)

Plant and Food Research

Institute of Environmental Science & Research Ltd  (ESR)

New Zealand Forest Research Institute Ltd (Scion)

Callaghan Innovation (CIR) (formerly Industrial Research Ltd)

Institute of Geological and Nuclear Sciences Ltd (GNS)

Manaaki Whenua Landcare Research Ltd

National Institute of Water & Atmospheric Research Ltd (NIWA)

Chemistry Education links

Kiwi Web – Chemistry and New Zealand – NZIC member Allan Campbell recently retired and has designed this site to share his knowledge of Detergent Chemistry and Chemistry in general to students

Compound Interest– Compound Interest is a site that aims to take a closer look at the chemical compounds we come across on a day-to-day basis, explaining them with easy-to-understand graphics. The site is run single-handedly by, Andy Brunning, a chemistry educator based in Cambridge, UK.

Molecule of the week – ACS MOTW features a new molecule every week. Every structure is reviewed by a scientist and displayed in 3-D and flat images with a brief description.


Learn Chemistry – an educational resources and teacher support publishing programme from the Royal Society of Chemistry.

Educational Resources for Chemistry Students and Educators from the ACS