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Crossing Borders: Embracing a science career in New Zealand

25 Jan 2024



From language barriers to cultural adjustments, international students and professionals face unique challenges when relocating to a new country to pursue their science careers. In this podcast episode, Jay Jayaraman, hailing from Fiji, chats with fellow scientists Luna Hasna from Bangladesh, Liz Florez from Peru, and Tina Wang from China. Together, they share their experiences, highlighting the challenges and the incredible opportunities of immigrating to Aotearoa New Zealand. To see links to the support groups as mentioned in this podcast and to view our full catalogue of podcasts please go to our Scigest pages

For support information mentioned on this podcast please see these links:

Bangladeshi students Facebook groupUnitec student support siteUniversity of Auckland Spanish speaking supportNZ Chinese Postgraduate SocietyUniversity of Auckland international student support site


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