Louis Tremblay - Science Leader

Louis is an environmental toxicologist at Cawthron Institute and also a senior lecturer at the University of Auckland. His research involves the assessment of contaminant toxicity and complex mixtures like sewage effluent in the receiving environment. Louis’ main area of interest is the characterisation of the mechanisms of toxicity of microcontaminants on key New Zealand species.

Louis.Tremblay@cawthron.org.nz / +64 3 539 3290

Grant Northcott

Grant has amassed a wealth of experience in environmental chemistry in New Zealand and abroad, after studying chemistry at the University of Waikato from 1983 to 1989. Grant has previously worked at NIWA, the University of Lancaster School of Environmental and Biological Science, and The Institute of Plant and Food Research. Grant is now the Director of Northcott Research Consultants Ltd providing expertise to a number of Crown Research Institutes, Regional and City Councils, and Universities across Australasia. 

Grant.Northcott@plantandfood.co.nz / NRCLtd@hotmail.co.nz                                        

Jo Cavanagh

Jo is an expert in environmental toxicology, chemistry and risk assessment, Jo’s research interests extend beyond the lab to environmental policy and legislation. At Landcare Research, Jo performs technical ecotoxicology work, and is also involved in the effective integration of science into policy, particularly in the management of contaminants in the environment and providing for the protection of human health and the environment.

CavanaghJ@landcareresearch.co.nz / +64 3 321 9632

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