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Closing dates of our vacancies are based on New Zealand Standard Time (NZST).

Showing all vacancies | academic staff vacancies | general staff vacancies

Ref. Position School/Department Closing date
1014 Teaching Fellow in Engineering Faculty of Engineering 09-Oct-2016
1133 Writer in Residence Faculty of Humanities & Social Science 30-Sep-2016
1142 Postdoctoral Fellowship in Ecosystem Services Faculty of Science 01-Oct-2016
1143 Vice-Provost (Academic & Equity) Central Service Unit 30-Sep-2016
1159 Equipment Technical Officer Faculty of Science 28-Sep-2016
1174 Lecturer in Maori Studies (X2) Faculty of Humanities & Social Science 31-Oct-2016
1177 Associate Professor in Marketing Faculty of Commerce 17-Oct-2016
1205 Postdoctoral Fellow in Statistics Faculty of Science 31-Oct-2016
1206 Postdoctoral Fellow -Metagenome driven natural products discovery Faculty of Science 30-Sep-2016
1209 John David Stout Research Fellow 2017 Faculty of Humanities & Social Science 30-Sep-2016
1211 Lecturer in Fisheries Biology Faculty of Science 30-Sep-2016
1217 Lecturer (0.8 FTE, Fixed term) Faculty of Humanities & Social Science 31-Oct-2016
1225 Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Human Geography Faculty of Science 16-Oct-2016
1228 Maori Liaison Officer Central Service Unit 30-Sep-2016
1231 Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Educational Psychology Faculty of Education 30-Oct-2016
1233 Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Teacher Education-Literacy Faculty of Education 30-Oct-2016
1235 Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Computer Graphics Faculty of Engineering 19-Oct-2016
1237 International Regional Manager x 2 Central Service Unit 28-Sep-2016
1238 International Operations Coordinator Central Service Unit 28-Sep-2016
1244 Lecturer in Criminology Faculty of Humanities & Social Science 17-Oct-2016
1246 Senior Administrator Central Service Unit 29-Sep-2016
1247 Lecturer in Cultural Anthropology (x2) Faculty of Humanities & Social Science 21-Oct-2016
1252 Senior Adviser, Information and Records Management (Fixed Term) Central Service Unit 09-Oct-2016
1253 Lecturer in Cognitive Psychology, 12 months fixed term Faculty of Science 14-Oct-2016
1258 Lecturer in Forensic Psychology, fixed term one year Faculty of Science 14-Oct-2016
1260 Associate Professor/Senior Lecturer in Communication Design - ICT Faculty of Architecture & Design 24-Oct-2016
1262 Senior Lecturer/Lecturer in Design, Visual Eff & Animation Faculty of Architecture & Design 31-Oct-2016
1269 Administrator Central Service Unit 10-Oct-2016
1270 Communications and Marketing Assistant, Humanities & Social Sciences, Education Central Service Unit 12-Oct-2016

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