Open to students currently studying Biochemistry, Molecular Biology & Genetics and keen to develop their career in science to support New Zealand's primary sectors.
Plant & Food Research (PFR) is a New Zealand science company delivering research and development designed to grow competitive advantage for clients in the horticulture, wine, cropping, seafood and associated high-value food sectors worldwide.
Get a taste of research and gain hands-on work experience over the summer period - a studentship with Plant & Food Research will give you the opportunity to undertake research that benefits New Zealand whilst working alongside world-recognised scientists. The summer studentship programme creates a special "career experience" for high calibre candidates. The unique programme includes a full induction training day, a career planning session identifying potential pathways, a specific project - designed for you, as well as a final farewell and awards function.
Several summer studentship programmes are offered August - October, so check their website often for more details.