Prof. Joyce Tait

Founding Director of the Innogen Centre/Institute


I have an interdisciplinary background, covering natural and social sciences and have specialised in user-focused approaches to complex issues in the contexts of innovation, risk governance and stakeholder engagement in the following areas:

  • strategic and management decision making in companies and public bodies
  • agricultural and health-related applications of life sciences
  • policy analysis, risk assessment and regulation
  • stakeholder attitudes, science and risk communication
  • evaluation and application of interdisciplinary research
  • sustainable development


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