Find out more about the people behind Cawthron Institute.

Mark Newton

Social Ecologist – Environmental Science and Social Psychology


  • MEnvStud. Victoria University of Wellington, 2009
  • PDipEnvStud. Victoria University of Wellington, 2008
  • BSc (Environmental Studies/Geography). Victoria University of Wellington, 2005

Role at Cawthron

Mark's research bridges the disciplines of environmental science, ecology and social science, with the aim of understanding people's interactions with the environment.

Technical skills, experience and interests

  • Application of social network analysis to the development of soft urban infrastructure
  • Social psychology and environmental behaviour
  • Environmental economics and public policy

View Mark's ResearchGate profile

Publication links

+64 3 548 2319 ext 301