Steering Committee

CHRISTINA HOICKA

Dr. Christina Hoicka has degrees in engineering, ecological economics, and human geography, and conducts social science research.

CHRISTINA HOICKA

PhD, Canada Research Chair in Urban Planning for Climate Change, Associate Professor in Geography and Civil Engineering, University of Victoria, Canada, energy geography, sustainability transitions, renewable energy transitions, diffusion of innovations. @cehoickaLinkedIn, socialexergy.ca

I study the diffusion of low-carbon and renewable energy innovations for societal transformation. I hold a Bachelor of Engineering, a Masters in Environmental Studies, and a PhD in Geography. I conduct inter-and transdisciplinary research, currently combining the fields of energy geography, sustainability transitions and regional studies. My current research is focused on understanding the emergence of clusters of low-carbon and renewable energy innovations and energy citizenship.