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Our science team

ESR employs around 400 expert minds including the largest team of forensic, social, radiation, environmental and infectious disease scientists and epidemiologists in New Zealand.

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Our expertise, experience and networks are trusted to solve complex problems, collect, collate and analyse huge amounts of data and manage a range of critical national science assets and facilities for New Zealand. Read about our people below or use the filter to find an expert in a particular science discipline.

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Jackie Wright

Jackie Wright is a senior scientist at ESR and the coordinator of our Enteric Reference and Leptospira Laboratories.

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Jan Gregor

Jan Gregor

Jan is the Science Leader of ESR’s water programme.

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Jill Sherwood

Jill Sherwood

Jill is a Public Health Physician at ESR.

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Jill Vintiner

Jill is one of New Zealand's experts in forensic science.

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Joanne Kingsbury

Dr Joanne Kingsbury is a senior scientist with ESR’s Food, Water and Biowaste group.

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Lee Burbery

Lee Burbery

Dr Lee Burbery is a Senior Scientist within the Groundwater team of ESR’s Environmental Science Group. 

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