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Manaaki Whenua-Landcare Research NZ

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Landscape, Policy and Governance Team
Economic Modelling and Simulation cluster
Senior Researcher (Economic Modelling and Simulation)

JOE ID Number: 2018-02_111462098
Date Posted: 12/12/2018
Date Inactive: 01/31/2019
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Senior Researcher (Economic Modelling and Simulation)
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Auckland, NEW ZEALAND
JEL Classifications:
Q0 -- General
Q1 -- Agriculture
Q3 -- Nonrenewable Resources and Conservation
Q5 -- Environmental Economics
Q2 -- Renewable Resources and Conservation
Natural resource economics
Environmental economics
Agro-environmental land-use modelling
Computable general equilibrium modelling
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Manaaki Whenua-Landcare Research is the New Zealand Crown Research Institute for terrestrial ecosystems, and its team of economists and quantitative social scientists undertakes research pertaining to land use, environmental decision making, biodiversity, ecosystem services, economic behaviour, and climate change in New Zealand and the South Pacific. We are the largest group active in environmental/resource economics in New Zealand and among the largest in Australasia.

We seek an experienced senior economist with a strong interest in natural resources, the environment, and public policy. Candidates must have at least 7 years’ post-PhD experience in agro-environmental land-use modelling, in particular partial and computable general equilibrium modelling and a track record of applied research. The role also includes line management responsibilities for leading a small cluster of researchers within the wider team. This additional role, Capability Leader – Economic Modelling and Simulation, will focus on the ongoing development and application of a range of economic models, and the ongoing development of the researchers in the cluster who develop and work with these models.

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Applications close Sunday 10th February 2019 at 5pm (NZ time).

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Application deadline: 02/10/2019
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