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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
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
1151 Engineer - HTS Machines Faculty of Science 31-Aug-2016
1167 Lecturer in Film Faculty of Humanities & Social Science 05-Sep-2016
1177 Associate Professor in Marketing Faculty of Commerce 17-Oct-2016
1180 Residential Life Manager, Katharine Jermyn Hall Central Service Unit 05-Sep-2016
1183 Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in International Relations Faculty of Humanities & Social Science 18-Sep-2016
1187 Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Comparative Politics Faculty of Humanities & Social Science 18-Sep-2016
1192 Senior Project Manager Central Service Unit 28-Aug-2016
1193 Project Manager Central Service Unit 28-Aug-2016
1200 Graduate Employment Coordinator Central Service Unit 02-Sep-2016
1201 Lecturer in Media Studies Faculty of Humanities & Social Science 19-Sep-2016
1202 Work Experience Coordinator Faculty of Engineering 09-Sep-2016
1203 Lecturer in Nursing Science (Fixed term) Faculty of Humanities & Social Science 09-Sep-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
1207 Postdoctoral Fellow in Climate Modelling Faculty of Science 18-Sep-2016
1209 John David Stout Research Fellow 2017 Faculty of Humanities & Social Science 16-Sep-2016
1210 Research Development Advisor Central Service Unit 07-Sep-2016
1215 Senior Communications and Marketing Adviser - Faculty of Law Central Service Unit 14-Sep-2016
1216 Associate Director Research Services Central Service Unit 12-Sep-2016
1226 Web Project Support - Fixed Term 4 month contract Central Service Unit 01-Sep-2016
1227 Graduation Assistant - Fixed Term Central Service Unit 13-Sep-2016
878 Professor / Associate Professor in Economics Faculty of Commerce 23-Sep-2016

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