Robyn Cummins
Tel: +64 3 364 2551
Email: or

Please contact Robyn for enquiries about student and graduate recruitment including full-time and part-time vacancies, internships, scholarships, project work and research and development for students and graduates, recruitment timing, emails out to students, company recruitment presentations, publicity and interviews on campus.

Careers, Internships & Employment

Tel: +64 3 364 3310
Fax: +64 3 364 3324

Location: Campus map

Careers, Internships & Employment is located at the Ground Floor, Geography Building, Ilam Campus

The university is about 15 minutes drive from Christchurch Airport and a similar distance

from the city centre.

Careers, Internships & Employment

University of Canterbury

Private Bag 4800 

Christchurch 8140

New Zealand

Careers, Internships & Employment

c/o University of Canterbury Warehouse 

20 Kirkwood Avenue


Christchurch 8041

Cheryl McNickel and Sally Hinkley

Engineering Practical Work Experience

School of Engineering Office 

Tel: 03 366 7001, extn7227

Email: or

Dr Stephen Hardman

International and Internships coordinator

Room 417, College of Arts, Level 4, Karl Popper Building

Tel: +64 3 364 2987 or ext 6562


Dr Rachel Wright

UC Innovators Manager

Law Building, Room 501

Phone: +64 27 512 4894

John Duncan

Research and Innovation

Business Development Manager

College of Engineering

Phone: +64 3 364 2688

Extn: 7849

Doreen Bestmann

Research and Innovation

Business Development Manager

College of Science

Phone: +64 3 364 2688

Extn: 8595

Please note that John and Doreen cover all other Colleges as well.

Academy Motor Lodge

64 Creyke Road


Located directly opposite the university.

Reservations call free: 0800 184 718