Dr Hamish Campbell

Dr Hamish Campbell

Renowned geologist and palaeontologist Hamish Campbell is a popular science author and science communicator at New Zealand’s National Museum, Te Papa.

The senior scientist with GNS Science has a PhD in geology from Cambridge.

He is best known for his geological research in the Chatham Islands.

Hamish has co written two of the definitive books on how New Zealand was formed – the bestselling 2007 book In Search of Ancient New Zealand –  an exciting new account of New Zealand’s evolution and Zealandia: Our Continent Revealed.