The Role and opportunity
AgResearch is looking for a passionate Kairangahau Māori to provide thought leadership and lead AgResearch's research portfolio towards Māori centred and kaupapa Māori research.
The Kairangahau Māori will be responsible for delivery of high quality Te Ao Māori rangahau and / or science outcomes, across multiple areas of specialisation relevant to Māori stakeholder and pastoral industry priorities.
You will be a significant contributor and authority in your field of research developing the Māori Agribusiness portfolio's research priority areas and providing strategic research direction, further identifying and converting opportunities into successful R&D proposals and outcomes.
The ideal person will provide guidance and leadership in difficult or complex fields of research, be well connected with relevant Māori stakeholders, and have a sound understanding of the challenges and opportunities faced by Māori Agribusiness.
This role can be based at our Grasslands Campus in Palmerston North or our Lincoln Campus in Christchurch.
What you will be doing
Your ideal background
AgResearch provide a diverse range of benefits including flexible working options that help our staff balance their own lifestyle and needs with their work commitments.
You can view the full list here : http : / / www.agresearchcareers.co.nz / working-here / our-benefits /
How to apply
If this sounds like you, apply today on the link below with a covering letter detailing why you feel you would be suitable for this position.
For a confidential discussion, contact Robbyn Pendrey on 0211956532
Applications close : Thursday 4th October 2018 at 5.00pm.