Joint Graduate School in Biodiversity and Biosecurity

Our school is a partnership between the University and Manaaki Whenua Landcare Research, specialists in environmental science and ecology.

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We provide opportunities for postgraduate students to undertake masters or PhD research that helps maintain New Zealand’s unique terrestrial environment.

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Renee Johansen, JGS Biodiversity and Biosecurity

Find out how to apply and reach out to key contacts at the JGS in Biodiversity and Biosecurity.

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Complete your postgraduate degree alongside leading scientists and help protect and enhance our natural biodiversity.

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Manaaki Whenua Landcare Research’s core purpose is to drive innovation in the management of terrestrial biodiversity and land resources.

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Our students and graduates share their experience and where it has taken them.

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Jacqueline Beggs and Biological Science student

CBB combines the expertise of Manaaki Whenua Landcare Research and the University of Auckland to foster high-quality research collaborations.

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