Chemistry Jobs

Jobs for chemists in New Zealand, including postdoc positions and PhD scholarships. Latest positions received appear at the top of the page. This service is free to NZIC members – details of how to advertise your position on the website can be found here.

MSc – Seaweed Bioactives for Native/Agriculture Plants

A fully funded MSc scholarship at the University of Waikato for a domestic student is currently available within the Entrepreneurial Universities Macroalgae Biotechnology programme. The scholarship will suit a student with an interest in the development of seaweed bioactive products for the control of plant diseases.

Advertisement received 25 November 2020.

PhD scholarships – Sustainable Materials Research

(University of Waikato)

PhD scholarships available – Sustainable Materials Research into natural fibre composites/biopolymers/recycling/natural materials.

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Senior Scientist – Forensic Toxicologist x 2

(ESR)

The Forensic Toxicology group within F-SAS, Kenepuru, Porirua, has two vacancies for individuals to assist in the delivery of expert toxicology services. These are both fulltime permanent positions and are an opportunity to join a dynamic, hardworking team which delivers services that underpin the Coronial and Criminal Justice system in New Zealand.

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Senior Technician x 2

(ESR)

We have an exciting opportunity for two experienced Senior Technicians to join the Forensic Bioanalytical team based at ESR’s Kenepuru Science Centre in Porirua.

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Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Food Biochemistry

(Lincoln University)

The Department of Wine, Food and Molecular Biosciences is responsible for delivery of the Bachelor of Viticulture and Oenology, the Bachelor of Science (Food Science) and teaching for other related courses. Staff are actively involved in teaching, at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, and involved in a wide range of research projects. We invite applications for a Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Food Biochemistry. This is a permanent, fulltime position.

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Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Metal-Organic Frameworks

(Massey University)

We are looking for a synthetic chemist to take up a postdoctoral research fellowship in the group of Professor Shane Telfer. The position will focus on the catalytic applications of new metal-organic frameworks (MOFs).

Advertisement received 29 May 2020.

Chair role for EPA

(EPA)

The EPA is looking for a Tumuaki – Chair who has skills in guiding decision making and understanding of complexity, working at the interface of regulation and governance, and at weaving together te ao Māori, science, tikanga and the law.

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Statutory Māori Advisory Committee Members

(EPA)

Ngā Kaihautū Tikanga Taiao (Ngā Kaihautū) is established as a committee under the EPA Act to provide advice and assistance to the EPA so it can take into account Māori perspectives.

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PhD Scholarship in Structural biology/Protein chemistry

(The University of Canterbury)

A PhD scholarship is available at The University of Canterbury in the area of structural biology and protein biochemistry. The position will seek to investigate the role of protein aggregation in disease.

NMR Application Scientist – Japan

(Magritek)

Magritek is seeking an NMR Applications Scientist for our growing Benchtop NMR business in Japan. This means helping answer questions about NMR and our instruments, as well as travelling to give presentations, demonstrations and talk directly with potential customers. Chemistry, NMR and Japanese language skills are required.

Advertisement received 26 February 2020.

NMR Application Scientist – China

(Magritek)

Magritek is seeking an NMR Applications Scientist for our growing Benchtop NMR business in China. This means helping answer questions about NMR and our instruments, as well as travelling to give presentations, demonstrations and talk directly with potential customers. Chemistry, NMR and Chinese language skills are required.

Advertisement received 26 February 2020.

Two PhD Scholarships

(The University of Canterbury)

The University of Canterbury in collaboration with CSIRO Australia are offering two PhD scholarships in the area of electrochemistry, optically transparent electrodes, and perovskite solar cell technology and engineering.

Advertisement received 18 December 2019.