News & Notices

Biostatistics role at the University of Otago, Wellington

We are currently recruiting in the Biostatistics Group at the University of Otago, Wellington, for a collaborative biostatistician to work with our team and other researchers across the Wellington School of Medicine and Health Sciences (including clinical, public health, and biomedical research). This position provides the opportunity to work with… Read More

Senior Data Scientist Vacancy at AgResearch

The Knowledge & Analytics group at AgResearch supports scientific research in a range of areas to the benefit of the pastoral agricultural sector. This is a team of highly motivated individuals who between them have a broad range of expertise and enjoy working collaboratively to create innovative solutions. We are… Read More

Prestigious award for Hadley Wickham

  Kiwi Hadley Wickham has won a prestigious international statistics award for his outstanding contributions to the profession.             https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=12254723&fbclid=IwAR2cyyunqObCFpyKSzztjg_fD3wA3Yj9vPA4WFLHXQ94_6SLNRIIzNAvg44  … Read More

R-Ladies Auckland Meet-Up

The upcoming event of R Ladies AKL group is on 21st August, at PredictHQ where their Chief Data Officer, Dr. Xuxu Demi Wang, will give a talk. She is also a former student of the University of Auckland (Department of Statistics). She will talk about how the organization uses… Read More

Statistical Scientist Vacancy at Plant and Food Research

Vacancy 34307 Plant & Food Research is a New Zealand-based science company providing research and development that adds value to the fruit, vegetable, crop and food sectors. We are an organisation that recognises the growing need for statistical skills in areas such as metabolomics, chemometrics, genomics, psychology and sensory… Read More

Mirzakhani Hui

You are invited to attend this year’s Mirzakhani Hui (named for Maryam Mirzakhani), a local conference for women in the lower North Island from Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Chemistry, Modelling and Computer Science that is now going into its third year. It is to be held at Tatum Park on November… Read More

Obituary – Ken Russell

Ken Russell (ex Victoria University of Wellington) passed away peacefully in Wollongong on 16 July after suffering from cancer, in his 69th year. Ken is survived by his wife Janet, and brothers Colin and Ian. His funeral will be held on Tuesday 23rd July at 2pm, at St Mark’s Anglican Church, 433… Read More

Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Public Health

Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Public Health Pūkenga/ Pūkenga Matua i te Mātai Hauora ā-Hapori Whānui School of Health Sciences | Te Kura Mātai Hauora College of Education, Health and Human Development | Te Rāngai Ako me te Hauora University of Canterbury | Te Whare Wānanga o… Read More

Data Scientist Position in Palmerston North

We’re looking for a talented data scientist to join our AI team in Palmerston North The Company BioLumic (www.biolumic.com) UV technology delivers ultraviolet light to seeds and seedlings to trigger biological mechanisms that increase plant growth, vigour and yields. Our world-first technology is clean, green and GM free. We… Read More