Safua Akeli Amaama

Safua Akeli Amaama is the Head of New Zealand and Pacific Histories and Cultures at Te Papa, the National Museum of New Zealand. She is the first Pacific person to hold the role.

Safua is also an Adjunct Research Fellow in the Museum and Heritage Studies program at Victoria University of Wellington in New Zealand and an Associate Researcher for the Centre for Pacific Studies at the University of St Andrews in Scotland.