Scion is a Crown research institute that specialises in research, science and technology development for the forestry, wood product, wood-derived materials, and other biomaterial sectors.

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Te Whare Nui o Tuteata

'Te Whare Nui o Tuteata’ is the name gifted to our building by the tangata whenua. Discover the story behind our award-winning design.

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Our people

Meet our directors, executives, science and research leaders and key business support staff.

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About Scion

Our vision & strategy

Our vision: "Prosperity from trees. Mai i te ngahere oranga”

Strategy to 2030

Right tree, right place, right purpose. Helping New Zealand transition to a circular bioeconomy.

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Careers with Scion

Scion is proud to offer talented and motivated individuals the unique opportunity to pursue a fulfilling professional career with one of New Zealand's leading research and development organisations.

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