Research Opportunities

Great opportunities for the right candidates

In this space we will advertise postdoctoral, student, and other projects offered by researchers involved or aligned to the Challenge.

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Post-Doc Biosecurity Analytics

19 October 2017 - Research Opportunities

SCION are looking for a postdoctoral fellow who will be based at our Christchurch office in New Zealand, who will participate…

PhD Studentship, Ecology of Pathogenicity in Phytophthora

9 August 2017 - Research Opportunities

The three-year PhD studentship is funded by New Zealand's Biological Heritage National Science Challenge and has a tax-free…

SEM <em>Phytophthora castaneae</em>. Image - Bevan Weir
Summer Research Scholarship

17 July 2017 - Research Opportunities

Summer Research Scholarship available. The project, Fishing for Phytophthora, will provide baseline data on the diversity of Phytophthora…

PhD Scholarship - Spatiotemporal variation in New Zealand microscopic communities

6 April 2017 - Research Opportunities

The purpose of this scholarship is to support the research of one PhD candidate to examine the use…

Rachel Nepia - the inaugural recipient of the Bruce Clarkson Scholarship. Image - Mark Peters
Bruce Clarkson Scholarship

7 March 2017 - Research Opportunities

The inaugural recipient of this scholarship is Rachel Nepia. The scholarship will fund Rachel's work on "Understanding the…

MSc/Hons research project in eDNA detection of freshwater fish

1 January 2014 - Research Opportunities

Novel methods to monitor the presence and distribution of native and pest fish species in New Zealand freshwater.…