We are looking for an economist, social scientist or policy analyst who can lead and network and make the most of the growing profile of forestry and the bioeconomy! Scion specialises in research, science and technology development for the forestry industry, wood products and wood-
derived materials. We lead new technology development for renewables, bioproducts and energy and the establishment of a broader based bio-economy.
In this role you will lead economics, policy and social science research within the Enabling Environments Team. Reporting to the Science Leader, Forest Systems you will lead a transdisciplinary team in high quality research.
You will have the opportunity to promote forestry and the emergence of a zero carbon bioeconomy in NZ. You will actively attract research funding and build productive collaborations with internal and external partners.
What are we looking for? You will have :
You will join an enthusiastic and ambitious research team, playing a vital role in the delivery of Scion strategy. We are home to creative science minds and our vibrant culture ensures employees can pursue innovation and excellence in their work.
We would consider a two to three year secondment for the right applicant.
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