Ken Beckman

Ken Beckman

Director
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Location: Office 211B, John Britten building

Position: General

Staff Description: Director

Originally from Minnesota in the United States, Ken lived for eleven years in the Pacific Islands of Solomon Islands, Vanuatu and Fiji working in development assistance before settling in New Zealand. He has travelled widely through the Pacific and dreams of a return some day to the warmth and blue waters.

He had worked in educational administration in New Zealand for 15 years before joining the HIT Lab. His role in the Lab is in facilitating our research and educational activities by providing support in the areas of planning, project management, academic administration, finance and human resources.

His recreational passions are mountain biking and sailing.