NEW REPORT — LINK TO FULL PDF 

31 October 2020

 

Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on research students in Aotearoa New Zealand

 

Early career researchers (ECRs) provide a valuable contribution to the productivity and connectivity of the research ecosystem in Aotearoa New Zealand, but are particularly vulnerable to the societal fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic.

This report – a letter prepared on behalf of Te Pūnaha Matatini Whānau, a national network of emerging researchers associated with Te Pūnaha Matatini – calls for everyone, at all levels, to find ways to support our new generation of academics at this critical time.