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August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022

Manaaki Whenua Landcare Research

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Landscape Policy and Governance Team
Empirical Economics Cluster
Senior Economist

JOE ID Number: 2021-02_111467481
Date Posted: 09/16/2021
Date Inactive: 10/30/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Senior Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Locations: Auckland, NEW ZEALAND
Wellington, NEW ZEALAND
JEL Classifications:
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, to protect the terrestrial environment and grow New Zealand’s prosperity.

We are recruiting a senior economist with a strong interest in natural resources, the environment, and public policy. Candidates must have a PhD degree, and at least 7 years of post-PhD experience in applied research focusing on market and/or non-market valuation. The successful candidate, will join a group of 10 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 (or Wellington by negotiation).

For further details email and to apply please visit:
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Applications close Friday 29th October 5pm NZT

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application deadline: 10/29/2021
Application Instructions:
To apply online please visit:,44500.html

and view the position description and follow the links to submit your application.

(Enquiries about the position may be directed to Fraser Morgan,

Applications close Friday 29th October 5pm NZT.