PhD, Associate Professor, University of Victoria, Canada, Political Ecology; Energy Transitions; Environmental Politics; Global/Local Relations; Resistance. @shawkara
Dr. Karena (Kara) Shaw is Associate Professor in the School of Environmental Studies and a member of the Institute for Integrated Energy Systems at the University of Victoria. As a political ecologist, she researches and teaches about the social and political dynamics of environmental problems. Her current work, pursued in collaboration with students, fellow researchers and community partners, explores how energy transitions can support communities that are more just, diverse and thriving.