An introduction to the people that make up ESR's Board of Directors.
Our people are the backbone of our organisation. Read about our leaders, scientists and our Board.
Our science in action
ESR is New Zealand's Crown Research Institute that specialises in science relating to people and communities. Our world-class knowledge, research and laboratory services help our partners and clients solve complex problems and protect people in New Zealand and around the world.
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ESR, along with the NZ Police, participated in the 2017 five-part documentary series Forensics NZ. The series explored real crimes in New Zealand and how forensic science assisted Police with their investigations.
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