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Nominations should include:

  • The name, address and contact details of the nominator and the nominee
  • short biographical details of the proposed nominee (about one A4 page), including details of their botanical work, and expertise as a speaker
  • Two references (to be arranged by the nominator), at least one from outside the nominee’s institution.

The nomination should be sent to:  academy@royalsociety.org.nz.

All suggestions will be considered by the Academy Executive Committee who will make the final decision.

The Cockayne Lecturer will tour around New Zealand during 2024/25 to deliver the Cockayne Lecture.