Lieutenant Commander Gareth Tau

Name Gareth Ndule Tau

Position Science Officer

Rank Lieutenant Commander


  • 15 Mission Posts

Last Post

Mon Jul 24th, 2017 @ 2:14am

Character Information

Gender Male
Species Human
Date of Birth 2351
Age 37
Place of Birth Cape of Good Hope, Earth
Languages Federation Standard, English, French, Swahili, Afrikaans, Bantu, Latin, Greek, Arabic, Klingon
Sexual Orientation Heterosexual

Physical Appearance

Height 5'6
Weight 155lbs
Hair Color Black/Silver
Eye Color Brown
Physical Description Gareth is a small, wiry man with an intense disposition. His short-cropped hair shows as much gray as its original black.


Father Henry Tau
Mother Diwana Tau

Personality & Traits

General Overview Gareth is soft-spoken, though no less direct for it. Temper flares are few and far between, and seldom in public. His countenance is very somber despite his wry sense of humor.
Strengths & Weaknesses Gareth is a jack of all scientific trades. He frequently comes off condescending, whether intentional or unintentional. As a man of letters, he excels in few if any physical skills. A congenital birth defect required Gareth to receive an artificial heart around puberty.
Ambitions Gareth wishes to pass on what he has learned to a worthy protege.
Hobbies & Interests When he is not working, he is studying and preparing for work.

Service Record 2373: Graduated Science Track at Starfleet Academy, Ensign
2374 - 2376: USS Tokugawa, Science Officer, Ensign
2376 - 2380: USS Tokugawa, Science Officer, Lieutenant JG
2380 - 2383: Deep Space 5, Assistant Chief Science Officer, Lieutenant
2383 - 2388: Deep Space 5, Chief Science Officer, Lieutenant Commander
2388: USS Vindex, Chief Science Officer, Lieutenant Commander