Otago Polytechnic


Alvar Del Castillo
Lecturer Alvar.DelCastillo@op.ac.nz

Ben Fentiman
Lecturer Ben.Fentiman@op.ac.nz

Lisa Short
Lecturer Lisa.Short@op.ac.nz

Programme Managers / Coordinators / Professors

LB photo April 2018
  Lisa Burton
Learning Leader Lisa.Burton@op.ac.nz

Lisa has been teaching horticulture at Otago Polytechnic for the past 18 years and is the Programme Manager for Horticulture and Arboriculture in Dunedin.
She holds a Bachelor of Horticulture Science, and an Adult Teaching Diploma.
She has a particular interest in sustainable horticulture including soils and water issues, as well as plant propagation and amenity horticulture.


Kim Thomas
Teaching and Research Assistant Kim.Thomas@op.ac.nz

Paula Griannah
Gardener Paula.Griannah@op.ac.nz