Landcare Research - Manaaki Whenua

Landcare-Research -Manaaki Whenua

Christine Harper

Christine Harper
Position: Business Development Manager
Team: GM Science
Location: Wellington
P.O. Box 10 345
The Terrace
Wellington 6143
Phone: +64 4 382 6644
Mob: 027 547 5757
Fax: +64 3 321 9998

Contact Christine

Research Interests

Research Interests

Business Development

I work across a range of Landcare Research portfolios and teams, seeking opportunities for commercial research and consultancy projects.  

Current priorities include (in no particular order)

  • Support for collections and databases and the work in the Defining Land Biota portfolio
  • Business development for EcoGene
  • Collaborative business development for the Centre for Integrated Biowaste Management  
  • Discovery and development of opportunities with central government agencies and regional councils
  • Proactive relationship management
  • Building a client base for the Survey of Rural Decision Makers
  • Proposal development
  • Business case development
  • Commercial support for Managing Invasive Weeds Pests and Diseases, including participation in Predator Free NZ stakeholder group
  • Seeking new opportunities for the economics and social science in Enhancing Policy Development

Landcare Research LINK seminars.  This is a series of short lunchtime seminars designed to introduce our work to a wide range of policy professionals in Wellington.  Running since 2010, the series has developed an excellent reputation with the Wellington audience.   all the presentation material is available publically after the seminar here www.landcareresearch.co.nz/about/news/events/link-seminars.  All ideas for future seminar topics are very welcome.  

 

 

 

Qualifications

Qualifications

  • Dma
    Cert Direct Marketing
    2004
  • Open University
    DipMgmt
    1993

  • NZ Cert Science Chemistry
    1980

Skills

Skills

  • Event Co-ordination
  • Intellectual Property Management
  • Business Development
  • Client Relationship Management