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Opportunities in plant systematics

Information on awards, grants, training and job opportunities in plant systematics will be posted here from time to time as they become available. If you would like information to be posted here, please email with the details.

Student assistance to attend ASBS conferences

ABRS National Taxonomy Research Student Travel Bursary Program

Hansjörg Eichler Awards

Scholarships, fellowships and grants in plant systematics:

None currently advised.


None currently advised.

Job Vacancies

L.A. Spedding Associate Curator of Botany, Auckland War Memorial Museum Tamaki Paenga Hira

The Museum is seeking a highly motivated Associate Curator of Botany (fixed term appointment for four years) to join the organisation at an exciting time of redevelopment and renewal. You will work closely with the Curator of Botany to develop the Botany collection, support the strategic decisions in collection management, improve the quality of the collection information, support and undertake collection-related research, contribute to the development of exhibitions and public programmes, and answer public and professional enquiries.

More information: Museums Aotearoa job vacancies site
Closing Date: Monday 10th October 2016

Vacation Studentships

None currently advised.


The Centre for Australian National Biodiversity Research in Canberra runs a Volunteer Botanical Training Program in January–February each year. Applications for the 2017 program close on Monday 21 November 2016. For more information please visit

Post Graduate Scholarships

None currently advised.

Post Docs

None currently advised.