JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2019 - July 31, 2019

Manaaki Whenua Landcare Research NZ

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Landscape Policy and Governance Team
Empirical Economics Cluster
Senior Economist

JOE ID Number: 2019-01_111462730
Date Posted: 06/12/2019
Date Inactive: 07/31/2019
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Senior Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Auckland, Auckland, NEW ZEALAND
JEL Classifications:
Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
Q1 -- Agriculture
Q2 -- Renewable Resources and Conservation
Q3 -- Nonrenewable Resources and Conservation
Q5 -- Environmental Economics
Natural resource economics
Environmental economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Manaaki Whenua Landcare Research is one of seven Crown Research Institutes in New Zealand. Our purpose is to drive innovation in managing terrestrial biodiversity and land resources in order to both protect the terrestrial environment and grow New Zealand’s prosperity.

We are recruiting another economist with a strong interest in natural resources, the environment, and public policy. Candidates must have a PhD degree and a track record of applied research focusing on market and/or non-market valuation, including ecosystem services. The successful candidate will join a group of 13 researchers in environmental/agricultural economics and related fields, will contribute to existing research projects, and will develop new research areas in partnership with end users and stakeholders. Experience conducting policy-relevant research and experience working in the public and/or private sector is desirable.

The position requires excellent communication skills for both specialised and non-expert audiences and publishing research results in international peer-reviewed journals. The successful candidate will also be expected to lead projects and to develop new research opportunities. The position is based in Auckland.

For further details and to apply please visit and follow the links to submit your application.

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Applications close 26 July 2019.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application deadline: 07/26/2019
Application Instructions:
For further details and to apply please visit and follow the links to submit your application for the Senior Economist position.