|Name||Dr Andrew Tait|
|Job title and address||
Principal Scientist – Climate
National Institute for Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA)
301 Evans Bay Parade, Kilbirnie, Wellington
|Telephone||+64 4 386 0562|
|Membership||19 August 2015 –|
Dr Andrew is a Principal Scientist with the National Climate Centre. He leads and manages multi-year multi-organisation research contracts and interacts with internal and external modellers and assessors of climate data and related impacts. Andrew analyses and interprets climate data in response to commercial requests for information, oversees the provision of relevant up-to-date climate information on the NIWA web pages, and acts as an NCC liaison with the media. He also fosters and promotes effective end-user communication of climate science and its applications.