Welcome to the website of the Prime Minister’s Chief Science Advisor, Kaitohutohu Mātanga Pūtaiao Matua ki te Pirimia.
Tena koutou katoa, nau mai, tomo mai ki tenei wharangi ipurangi. He wahi tenei hei whakamohio atu i etahi kaupapa o te ao, he wahi ano hoki e taea ai e matau te torotoro atu ki a koutou. Na reira, nau mai haramai.
Welcome to our new website, which will keep you updated on the work of the office of the Prime Minister’s Chief Science Advisor, Kaitohutohu Mātanga Pūtaiao Matua ki te Pirimia and celebrate science in Aotearoa New Zealand.
We will be building this site over the next few months and adding more resources – so please come back and visit soon. We welcome your ideas about how science, in its broadest sense, can make a difference to New Zealand.
WHO WE ARE
Professor Juliet Gerrard, FRSNZ
Prime Minister’s Chief Science Advisor, Kaitohutohu Mātanga Pūtaiao Matua ki te Pirimia
Dr Anne Bardsley
Anne has transferred from Sir Peter Gluckman’s office and brings with her a wealth of experience and wisdom.
Dr Victoria Metcalf
Victoria is the National Coordinator for Participatory Science Platform. More here…
Dr George Slim
Senior Research Policy Advisor
George provides policy advice to the PMCSA and maintains a presence in Wellington for the office.
EA and Office Manager
Chris runs the office and is a first point of contact for all enquirers.
Ben Jeffares assists the office with policy, strategy, and communications.
THE DEPARTMENTAL SCIENCE ADVISORY NETWORK
He Rauhinga Tohu Putaiao
Prof Margaret Hyland – Retired June 2018 – currently recruiting
Prof Hamish Spencer – Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment
Prof Rob Murdoch – Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment
Hema Sridhar – Ministry of Defence
Prof Stuart McNaughton – Ministry of Education
Dr Alison Collins – Ministry for the Environment
Dr John Potter – Ministry of Health
Prof Ian Lambie – Justice Sector
Prof Ken Hughey – Department of Conservation
John Roche – Ministry of Primary Industries
Prof Richie Poulton – Ministry of Social Development and associated agencies
Prof Simon Kingham – Ministry of Transport
Vince Galvin – Statistics
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FORMER CHIEF SCIENCE ADVISOR
Visit the former Prime Minister’s Chief Science Advisor: Peter Gluckman’s website for info and resources.
Access reports from Sir Peter Gluckman