Call for new Associate Investigators

Call for new Associate Investigators

Call for new Associate Investigators (AIs)

The MacDiarmid Institute for Advanced Materials and Nanotechnology


Deadline: 10th May 2018


The MacDiarmid Institute invites applications for new Associate Investigators (AIs).


Selection criteria:

  • All investigators have to support and implement the vision and mission of the MacDiarmid Institute;
  • AIs have to contribute to one or more MacDiarmid projects as outlined in the 2018 -2020 Science Plan (can be provided on request);
  • AIs have to collaborate with at least one other AI or Principal Investigator (PI);
  • AIs have to contribute to at least one of the non-scientific activities at the Institute;
  • AIs have to lead independent research;
  • AIs have to have demonstrated research excellence (relative to opportunity).



Applicant must be New Zealand-based and work at one of the MacDiarmid partner organisations.



Please submit your application form, CV, publications list, and recommendation letter (by MacDiarmid Investigator) to the Centre Manager, Catherine Gibbs ( by 10th May 2018. Applications will be considered by the MacDiarmid Institute’s Science Executive and successful applicants notified on the 16th May 2018.