Co-leader, Earthquake & Tsunami
Bill is a seismologist at Te Pū Ao GNS Science. His expertise spans earthquake and tsunami hazard as well as the physical processes that create these perils. Bill is a member of the New Zealand Tsunami Monitoring and Detection steering group and leads the MBIE Endeavour Rapid Characterisation of Earthquakes and Tsunamis research programme. He has briefed cabinet-level central government during numerous earthquake and tsunami event responses.