Graeme Aitken

Director of Educational Initiatives

University of Auckland

Graeme Aitken is the Director of Educational Initiatives at the University of Auckland. He is formerly Dean of Education and Social Work (2008-2017) at the University and has 14 years secondary teaching experience. As part of his new role at the University Graeme heads the STEM Online NZ development - an interactive online teaching and learning resource that is available free of charge to all New Zealand secondary schools. The aim is to increase the number of secondary school students successfully completing NCEA external standards in STEM (Physics, Mathematics, Statistics, Chemistry and Computer Science) subjects.