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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 2021 to deliver the Cockayne Lecture.