JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022

Landcare Research New Zealand

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Landscape Policy and Governance Team
Economics Cluster
Economist – Economic Modelling

JOE ID Number: 2022-01_111469394
Date Posted: 06/03/2022
Date Inactive: 07/02/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Economist – Economic Modelling
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Auckland, Auckland, NEW ZEALAND
JEL Classifications:
Q1 -- Agriculture
Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
Q2 -- Renewable Resources and Conservation
Q3 -- Nonrenewable Resources and Conservation
Q5 -- Environmental Economics
Land use
Resource economics
Environmental economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Landcare Research New Zealand is one of seven Crown Research Institutes in New Zealand. Our purposes are to drive innovation in managing terrestrial biodiversity and land resources, protect the terrestrial environment, and grow New Zealand’s prosperity.

We are recruiting an Economic Modeller with strong interests in land use, natural resources, and public policy. Example research areas include: environmental policy in areas such as climate, water, and biodiversity, including economic and non-economic behavioural traits. Expertise in integrated modelling approaches are strongly desired.

Applicants must hold a PhD in a relevant field and demonstrate interest in multidisciplinary collaboration, undertaking policy-relevant research, and developing new research areas in partnership with end users and stakeholders. The position requires 4+ years of post-PhD experience alongside strong modelling skills and experience (GAMS knowledge desirable). The position requires excellent communication skills for specialised and non-expert audiences and publishing research results in peer-reviewed journals.

The successful candidate will join a team working in environmental/agricultural economics and related fields. The position is based in Auckland.

To apply, visit and follow the links to submit your application.

Questions about the position can be directed to Alison Greenaway ( or Suzie Greenhalgh (

Applications close Friday 1st July 5pm NZT

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application deadline: 07/01/2022
Application Instructions:
To apply, visit and follow the links to submit your application.