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.

Two SING alumni scholarships available for SING USA 2018

13 April 2018 - Research Opportunities

Applications close on 20 April for SING Aotearoa alumni who want a chance to go to SING USA…

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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.…