Ricci Wesselink

Ricci Wesselink

Senior ​Academic Staff Member

Contact info

+64 7 834 8800 extension 3126
D Block, Level 2, City Campus, Tristram St, Hamilton 3240




  • Certificate in Adult and Tertiary Education, Wintec, 2017
  • Certificate in Te Ara Reo Māori, Te Wānanga O Aotearoa
  • Master of Science (Mammalian Physiology) (First Class Honours), Massey University, 1998
  • Bachelor of Science (Mammalian Physiology), Massey University, 1995

Areas of expertise and research

  • Human anatomy and physiology

Areas of expertise

Industry experience, affiliations, and achievements

  • Teaching and Learning Excellence Award recipient, Wintec, 2005
  • Kudos Award Finalist for Wintec Secondary Science Teacher/Educator Award, 2019

Research activity

‘Factors affecting the survival and welfare of newborn dairy calves’. Master’s thesis.

Select publications

Wesselink, R., Stafford, K. J., Mellor, D. J., Todd, S. E., & Gregory, N. G. (1999). Colostrum intake in dairy calves. New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 47(1).

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