Senior Benthic Ecologist - Coastal Ecosystems Team

Job type: 
Institution: 
Cawthron Institute
Location: 
Nelson
Country: 
New Zealand
Apply By (date): 
Sunday, June 30, 2019 - 00:00

Cawthron Institute is looking for a Senior Benthic Ecologist to join the Coastal & Freshwater Group.

The successful applicant will have the ability to deliver high quality commercial consulting and research outcomes that contribute to improved management of coastal resources and environments. You will have strong interpersonal and communication skills, and be able to foster and grow a culture of science excellence within the Coastal Ecosystems Team and across the wider group to achieve strategic goals.

You will have a PhD with at least ten years’ experience in science disciplines relevant to addressing coastal challenges. Previous experience in assessing aquaculture effects would be advantageous. The successful applicant will also have a proven track record in securing funding and a well-established professional network.

This is an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated and collaborative scientist to be part of a world-class organisation that prides itself on connecting science and society. The position is based in Nelson at New Zealand’s largest independent research organisation.

Please apply via the Cawthron website by 30 June 2019. http://www.cawthron.org.nz/careers/

Inquiries can be made in confidence to grant.hopkins@cawthron.org.nz.