Associate Professor Marcus Henning

CLTA, DipTch, BA, MA (psychology), MBus (management), PhD (education)


I currently work as an associate professor and post-graduate academic advisor at the Centre for Medical and Health Sciences Education. The Centre provides a suite of post graduate clinical education courses using an online interface. I have facilitated numerous workshops to clinical teachers in New Zealand in relation to developing pragmatic clinical teaching skills. I have conducted an annual workshop on Questionnaire Design for 6 years.

Research | Current

 I am actively engaged in research and my specific interests include: quality of life, the motivation to teach and learn, organizational behaviour, conflict management, and professional integrity. My background is in psychology, education and mathematics teaching.  My PhD was in the area of educational psychology.

Teaching | Current

I teach on the CLINED programme and my current responsibilities include coordinating CLINED 715 and CLINED 716. I also teach on the POPLHLTH 701 Research Methods course and within the MBChB 311A - Medical Humanities programme.

Postgraduate supervision

I am currently supervising three PhD students and one masters thesis student and one CLINED masters dissertation.


Associate Professor

Postgraduate Advisor

Areas of expertise

My areas of expertise include questionnaire design and devlopment, motivation and self-regulation; quality of life; workplace conflict and harassment; professionalism; learning disability; assessment; and adult learning.

Committees/Professional groups/Services

NZ WHOQOL group -

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

Contact details

Primary office location

M&HS BUILDING 507 - Bldg 507
Level 2, Room 2008
New Zealand