MDV 20 medium

Steering Group Deputy Chair

24 August 2023

The Antarctic Science Platform is seeking a Deputy Chair for the Platform Steering Group. The Deputy Chair will take a governance leadership role in transitioning the Platform to a second tranche of funding which begins on 1 July 2025.

This position will help select and support a Deputy Platform Director who will take the hands-on transition leadership role within the Platform Leadership Team.

Pending continued funding and approval from MBIE, it is expected that the Deputies will assume the roles of Steering Group Chair and Platform Director from July 2025.

If you are interested in this role, the role description/person specifications and Steering Group Terms of Reference can be downloaded from the below links, and expressions of interest submitted here.

ASP Platform Steering Group Terms of Reference
ASP Steering Group Deputy Chair Roles and Responsibilities

The closing date for expressions of interest is 15 September 2023.

Questions can be emailed to the Platform Manager at