Latest Updates

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18 May 2020

New additions to the Redevelopment project team

Antarctica New Zealand welcomes The Building Intelligence Group and Rawlinsons to the Scott Base Redevelopment Project. These New Zealand companies have been appointed to the project team as Design Lead and Quantity Surveyor &amp… Read More

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18 May 2020

Emotive new documentary episode highlights Antarctica’s global role in sea level rise

It’s thousands of miles from home, and a place very few New Zealanders will visit in their life time, but the vital role Antarctica plays in global sea level rise cannot be underestimated. “It contains an enormous amount of the … Read More

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29 April 2020

April Update

Vision Mātauranga and new partnership with Deep South The Deep South National Science Challenge Kāhui Māori (Māori Council) has agreed to jointly support the Antarctic Science Platform to provide advice in relation to the Platfor… Read More

Opportunities
9 April 2020

Two new PhD opportunities with Project Three

The Antarctic Science Platform is thrilled to offer two new PhD opportunities associated with Project Three, projecting Ross Sea Region ecosystem changes in a warming world. The first PhD project is looking at the impact of regio… Read More

Opportunities
10 March 2020

PhD Scholarship: Distribution modelling of Antarctic species

Another PhD opportunity is available with Project Three, this time based at the University of Canterbury. The Tonkin Lab is looking for a student to develop and apply process-explicit species distribution models and various other… Read More

Opportunities
10 February 2020

PhD Scholarship: Extracting and compiling knowledge of biology across the Ross Sea Region

Project Three is looking for a PhD student to join Dr Charles Lee at the University of Waikato and Fraser Morgan at Manaaki Whenua to create an informatic pipeline capable of retrieving biological information from a variety of da… Read More