The Catholic Institute

Dr Maya Bernardo

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Position: Distance/Online Coordinator and Researcher

Location:  TCI National Office, Wellington

Qualifications: PhD (Educational Leadership & Management), MBA, BSc

Contact:  04 819 8387  Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Maya's career has always been in higher education, working as a lecturer, researcher and concurrently managing a programme or unit. She has experienced higher education in different country-contexts, such as the Philippines, Malaysia, Australia and New Zealand. 


Her published works are in the areas of higher education leadership and management, community engagement and development and international education. She is occasionally invited to collaborate with scholars from different fields of discipline.


Her present role in TCI is encouraging her to explore research in adult religious education and pastoral leadership.


You can view Maya's publications from:

ResearchGate: click here

Academia: click here