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Chiasma Newsletter June 2024

Kia ora everyone and welcome to the Chiasma National newsletter for June 2024! 
This will provide a snapshot of Chiasma across the country each month as well as bringing you the latest updates, jobs, internships and news in the wider STEM fields. We hope that this will be a useful addition to Chiasma and we encourage you to reach out to us to provide feedback or suggestions for the newsletter.

For now, we hope you enjoy this newsletter and wherever you are in the country we hope you enjoy the Chiasma events on offer to you this year!

Chiasma Auckland

Chiasma Auckland hosted an insightful career development event outlining how one with a science can begin to navigate the realm of employment! We went over some tips and approaches, as well as some thorough advice by our guest speaker Palak Shrivastava!

Chiasma Auckland is busy gearing up for Synapse 2024 and if you haven’t got your tickets yet, get them now!

Chiasma Wellington

Chiasma Wellington has been hard at work this June, preparing an exciting lineup of events for the start of Trimester 2. Get ready for an exclusive workshop to sharpen your networking skills and, of course, our highly anticipated Synapse! These events are set to help our members grow their skills as they connect with industry professionals. Stay tuned for more details coming soon!

Chiasma Dunedin

We at Chiasma Dunedin Hosted an Informative CV/Cover Letter Workshop Led by Lynley Soper.

Attendees were treated to a valuable evening lead by Lynley, who provided insightful guidance on crafting effective CVs and cover letters. Lynley discussed employer expectations and effective ways to structure your CV, offering practical tips to captivate potential employers. Following her presentation, students enjoyed some light snacks and personalised advice sessions with Lynley, making for a productive evening and social gathering. A special thanks to Lynley Soper, who made the evening possible and to all who came along.

    The ‘must check-out’ section!

    Check out the following jobs for graduates:

    1. New Graduate Allied Health Positions 2025, Auckland – Seek (
    2. Technician – AgResearch, Dunedin – Seek (
    3. Intern – BioCell Corporation, Auckland – Seek (
    4. Masters/PhD Opportunity: Statistics, Christchurch – Callaghan Innovation – Seek (
    5. Chemical and Materials Graduates – NZ Steel, Auckland – Seek (

    Thank you for reading through, aren’t you just the best! Make sure to check out our website and follow our LinkedIn page for the latest updates. See you all next month – same place, same time! 😉