Who we are
The University of Otago is New Zealand's oldest University and has a strong teaching and research tradition and well-established national and international linkages.
It is also one of New Zealand's largest universities, with over 20,000 students, assets in excess of $1.6 billion and 4,000 full time equivalent staff based in Dunedin, Christchurch, Wellington, Auckland and Invercargill.
Ranked within the top 3% of universities in the world, the University of Otago recognises that our staff are the key to our success.
This is an exciting time and an exceptional opportunity for the right candidate to join the University of Otago.
As an Assistant Research Fellow you join the School of Business and will work on externally funded research through the Science for Technological Innovation National Science Challenge.
We are looking for a contemporary and flexible Assistant Research Fellow who would like to work on research on how New Zealand and Māori enterprises connect to cutting-
edge science and technology for economic and social good.
This role reports to the Associate Dean Māori at the Otago School of Business and will assist a team of business and Māori innovation researchers with tasks such as :
You will also support the Portfolio Team Leader with other research tasks and will attend team meetings.
Your Skills and Experience
Exemplary customer service is of utmost importance to the success of the Division.
This is a part time (minimum 0.7 FTE), fixed term position until 31 July 2019.
For further information, or to discuss the role in confidence please contact Dr Katharina Ruckstuhl, Associate Dean Māori via the email address below.
To submit your application please click the apply button below. Applications quoting reference number 1801294 will close on Wednesday, 18 July 2018.