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MembersLastFirstDegreeKeywordsTitleInstitutionCountry
Aksornchan ChaianongChaianongAksornchanPhDRenewable energy, energy policy, energy economicsPostdoctoral ResearcherChulalongkorn UniversitySwitzerland
TavasoliAlexandraPhDsolar-driven chemical processes; techno-economics; life cycle analysis; sustainable resource transitions; ethical engineeringPostdoctoral AssociateMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyUSA
Alexandra-MallettMallettAlexandraPhDPublic policy, sustainable energy transitions, natural resources governanceAssociate Professor and the Supervisor Carleton UniversityCanada
CoutinhoAlineDoctorate Economic Sociology/Just TransitionsResearch AssociateSmart Prosperity InstituteCanada
Alison BatesBatesAlisonPhDEnergy policy, energy justice, offshore wind, marine spatial planningAssistant ProfessorColby CollegeUSA
Alison KemperKemperAlisonPhDOrganization Theory, Strategy, SustainabilityAssistant ProfessorRyerson UniversityCanada
ClarkeAmeliaPhDSustainable cities; climate mitigation; strategy implementation; cross-sector partnerships; youth & innovationAssociate Professor & Associate Dean of ResearchUniversity of WaterlooCanada
Amy JanzwoodJanzwoodAmyMastersSocial movements, energy infrastructure, comparative politicsPostdoctoral researcherUniversity of TorontoCanada
Ana Horta HortaAnaPhDSociology, social practices, householdsResearch fellow University of Lisbon, Institute of Social SciencesPortugal
Ana StojilovskaStojilovskaAnaMastersHuman geography, environmental sciences, social sciencesPhD CandidateCentral European UniversityHungary
Anaïs VaroVaroAnaïs MastersEnergy vulnerability; energy poverty; energy democracyPhD CandidateUniversity of GironaSpain
Andreanne DoyonDoyonAndreannePhDTransitions, justice, governanceAssistant ProfessorSimon Fraser UniversityCanada
CarterAngelaPhD
fossil fuel extraction bans; environmental policy re. Canada’s oil extractionAssociate ProfessorUniversity of WaterlooCanada
Angela RojasRojasAngela MastersEngineering, Sustainability Transitions, Social JusticePhD CandidateThe University of MelbourneAustralia
Anjali RamakrishnanRamakrishnanAnjaliMastersEnergy demand; Social influence; CitiesPhD CandidateMercator Research Institute on Global Commons and Climate ChangeGermany
Anjali HelfertyHelfertyAnjaliMastersAdult Education, Social Movement StudiesPhD CandidateUniversity of TorontoCanada
BerkaAnnaPhDEnergy governance, Localism, Sociology of EconomicsLecturerUniversity of AucklandNew Zealand
Annica KronsellKronsellAnnicaPhDEnvironmental social science, Political scienceProfessor and ChairUniversity of GothenburgSweden
MazzoneAntonellaPhDEnergy and Gender in Sustainable EnergyPostdoctoral ResearcherKing's College LondonUnited Kingdom
FoleyAoifePhDWind power; electricity; transport; energy markets; engineering; sustainable developmentReader, and Editor in Chief of Renewable and Sustainable Energy ReviewsQueen's University BelfastUnited Kingdom
Aparna VenugopalVenugopalAparnaPhDSustainable Business Model Innovations for Energy Security, Organizational designs to facilitate sustainable business model innovationsPostdoctoral ResearcherUniversity of New BrunwickCanada
Haieri YazdiAsiehMastersEnergy Policy, International Relations, Just TransitionMsUniversity of DundeeUnited Kingdom
Audrey DobbinsDobbinsAudreyMScEnergy poverty, energy transition, energy systems analysisResearch AssociateUniversity of StuttgartGermany
Azadeh MaroufmashatMaroufmashatAzadehPhDEnergy System, Optimization, Health impactResearch AssociatePostdoc University of WaterlooCanada
GirardBérénicePhDRenewable energies, Energy transition, Environmental policy and politicsPostdoctoral FellowUniversity of StavangeNorway
BaruahBipashaPhDGender equality, social justice, climate changeFull Professor and Canada Research ChairUniversity of Western OntarioCanada
Bissan GhaddarGhaddarBissanPhDOperations Research; optimization, data analyticsAdjunct Associate ProfessorUniversity of WaterlooCanada
Van VeelenBregjePhDHuman Geography; low-carbon transitions, energy democracyPostdoctoral ResearcherDurham UniversityUnited Kingdom
BRIANNA SCRIMSHAW BOTCHWEYBotchweyBrianna S.MPhilPolitical Science and Environmental Studies, Development Studies; renewablesPhD CandidateUniversity of TorontoCanada
Bronwyn LazowskiLazowskiBronwynPhDEnergy geography; Smart Grid, Energy PolicyPolicy AnalystNatural Resources CanadaCanada
Charlotte JohnsonJohnsonCharlottePhDAnthropology, Human Geography, STSSenior Research AssociateUniversity College London (UCL)UK
Chelsea SchellySchellyChelseaPhDSociology; community engaged research; socio-technological system transitionsAssociate ProfessorMichigan Technological UniversityUnited States
HoickaChristinaPhDEnergy geography, sustainability transitions, renewable energy transitionsAssociate ProfessorUniversity of VictoriaCanada
BondClarePhDGeoenergy, CCS, geothermal, just transition, hydrogen, radioactive waste ReaderUniversity of AberdeenUK
KaiserColleenMScPolycentric Climate Change Governance: Climate Policy Integration in the Transportation Sector; climate governancePost-doctoral FellowUniversity of Ottawa Smart Prosperity InstituteCanada
FrauneCorneliaPhDPolitical Science; Energy policy, energy transformationsPostdoctoral ResearcherTechnische Universität DarmstadtGermany
Dan WuWuDanMastersRenewable energy, energy transition, energy politicsPhD CandidateFreie Universität BerlinGermany
VeronDanaPhDSea breeze, offshore wind, boundary layer meteorologyAssociate ProfessorUniversity of DelawareUnited States
ShapovalovaDariaPhDEnergy law, human rightsLecturer/Co-Director University of Aberdeen,United Kingdom
NockDesteniePhDEnergy Equity; SustainabilityAssistant ProfessorCarnegie MellonUnited States
Devyani SinghSinghDevyaniPhDEnergy access, energy transitions, energy policyPostdoctoral FellowHarrisburg University; University of British ColumbiaCanada
Süsser Diana DrEnergy policy, community energy, energy innovation, energy modellingResearch AssociateInstitute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS)Germany
LewisDianaPhDEnvironmental health, Indigenous Studies, Environmental healthAssistant ProfessorWestern UniversityCanada
Elena Claire RicciRicciElena C.PhDSmart energy behaviour; consumer choices; renewable energyAssistant ProfessorUniversity of VeronaItaly
HarringtonElisePhDPublic affairs, environmental planning, policyAssistant professorUniversity of MinnesotaUnited States
Emilie EtienneEtienneEmilieMastersSustainability, Anthropology of development, Rural electrificationPhD applicantUniversity Grenoble-AlpesFrance
Emily JudsonJudsonEmilyBachelorsEnergy, Governance, PolicyPhD CandidateUniversity of ExeterUnited Kingdom
EatonEmilyPhDGeography, Just Transition, Political Economy, Managed DeclineAssociate ProfessorUniversity of ReginaCanada
Lecavalier Emma MPhilCities, scientific reporting, knowledge, global urban climate governancePhD CandidateUniversity of TorontoCanada
KroonEvangelineMastersPolitics and Government; Elections; EnvironmentPhD CandidateYork University, CanadaCanada
Eve BratmanBratmanEvePhDInternational Relations, Environmental Studies, Political EcologyAssistant ProfessorFranklin & Marshall CollegeUnited States
Felicia van TulderVan TulderFeliciaMastersPolitical SciencePhD CandidateEuropean University ViadrinaGermany
Zapata-LancasterGabrielaPhDArchitecture, Energy in Buildings, Sustainable buildings, socio-technical energy research in built environmentLecturerCardiff UniversityUK
Georgia SavvidouSavvidouGeorgiaMScEnergy systems modeling, low-carbon energy transitions, energy policyPhD candidate Chalmers University of TechnologySweden
Giulia MininniMininniGiuliaPhDGender Energy Sustainability Global SouthDr in Environmental PoliticsKeele UniveristyFrance
MeteGokcePhDGender equality, climate neutrality, just transition Research FellowStockholm Environment InstituteSweden
MagnusdottirGunnhildur L.PhDPolitical science, international relations, environmental politicsAssociate ProfessorMalmö UniversitySweden
Heather CastledenCastledenHeatherPhDIndigenous-settler relations; environmental justiceImpact Chair in Transformative Governance for Planetary Health in the School of Public AdministrationUniversity of VictoriaCanada
MillarHeatherPhDPolitical Science, public policy, Canadian politicsAssistant ProfessorUniversity of New BrunswickCanada
HavetInesMastersSocial and Ecological Sustainability; Gender; energy usePhD CandidateUniversity of WaterlooCanada
Ingrid BehrsinBehrsinIngridMScGeography - Political Ecology; critical waste studies, urban political ecologyPhD CandidateUniversity of CaliforniaUnited States
KarakislakIrmakMastersEnvironmental sociology, social acceptancePhD Student / Early Stage ResearcherIZESGermany
Iwona BisagaBisagaIwonaPhDEnergy access, decentralised solutions, off-grid solarResearch Associate and Honorary LecturerUniversity College LondonRwanda
Jeanne Féaux de la Croix work portrait - Jeanne Feaux de la CroixFéaux de la CroixJeannePhDSocial Anthropology, Transdisciplinarity, Marine Renewables, Hydropower, Community PlanningPrincipal InvestigatorTübingen UniversityGermany
Nambi KrishnanJegathaPhDPolymer membrane technology, BioMEMS, Sensors, Electrochemical Systems, Assistant Professor BITS Pilani K K Birla Goa Campus India
JENNIE C STEPHENSStephensJennie C.PhDSustainability science and policyProfessor and DirectorNortheastern UniversityUnited States
Jennifer RussellRussellJenniferPhDCircular Economy, Industrial Ecology, Life Cycle Analysis, Market TransformationAssistant ProfessorVirginia TechUnited States
Jenny LieuLieuJennyPhDEnergy, climate and landuse policyAssistant ProfessorTU DelftThe Netherlands
Jess BrittonBrittonJessPhDEconomic geography, urban studies, urban transitionsPostdoctoral Research FellowUniversity of ExeterUnited Kingdom
Jessica CaporussoCaporussoJessicaMastersSocial Anthropology (Anthro. of Technoscience; Political Ecology); political ecology; biomassPhD CandidateYork UniversityCanada
jessie maMaJessieMastersElectrical Engineering; Power systems economics; Demand responsePhD Candidate and IESO Distinguished Research FellowRyerson UniversityCanada
CurnowJoePhDEducation (Learning sciences and environmental studies)Assistant ProfessorUniversity of ManitobaCanada
RiveraJuliaPhDUnit Commitment Transmission Lines OptimizationPostdoctoral Research FellowRyerson UniversityCanada
MacArthurJuliePhDPolitics & Public Policy; community energy; renewable energy co-operativesAssociate Professor and Canada Research ChairRoyal Roads UniversityCanada
ShawKarenaPhDPolitical Ecology; Energy Transitions; Environmental Politics; Global/Local Relations; ResistanceAssociate ProfessorUniversity of VictoriaCanada
O'SullivanKatePhDEnergy geography justice housingResearch AssociateCardiff UniversityUnited Kingdom
<HancockKathleenPhDpolitical science, energy politics, Africa, United States, renewable energyAssociate ProfessorColorado School of MinesUnited States
Kathryn-HarrisonHarrison KathrynPhDClimate policy, carbon pricing, just transitionProfessor University of British ColumbiaCanada
RhodesKatyaPhDClimate policy; low-carbon technology; public opinion; energy-economy modelsAssistant ProfessorUniversity of VictoriaCanada
Kaylia LittleLittleKayliaMDPInternational Development Studies; Sustainability Management; gender and energyPhD CandidateUniversity of WaterlooCanada
O'SullivanKimberley PhDEnergy poverty, health, public healthSenior Research FellowUniversity of OtagoNew Zealand
CampbellKirstenPhDEnergy, gender, casteResearch AssistantUniversity of EdinburghScotland
Kirsten JenkinsJenkinsKirstenPhDHuman GeographyLecturerUniversity of EdinburghUnited Kingdom
SchellKristenPhDWind Power Modeling, Renewable Energy Resource Assessment, applied math, machine learning, optimizationAssistant ProfessorCarleton UniversityCanada
Larissa BassoBassoLarissaPhDEnergy transitions; sustainability; climate justicePostdoctoral FellowStockholm UniversityBrazil
MinetLauraPhDSustainable Transportation Systems, Air QualityAssistant ProfessorUniversity of VictoriaCanada
Laura TozerTozerLauraPhDEnvironmental Studies; sustainable energy transitions; urban decarbonization and resilience; urban sustainability; governance and politicsAssistant ProfessorUniversity of TorontoCanada
MillerLindsayPhDRenewable energy, energy finance; renewable energyAdjunct Professor and LecturerUniversity of WindsorCanada
Line Valdorff MadsenMadsenLine ValdorffPhDEnergy consumption; comfort; social practicesPostdoctoral researcherAalborg UniversityDenmark
MADELEINE MCPHERSONMcPhersonMadeleinePhDEnergy systems integration; sector coupling; variable renewable energy integrationAssistant ProfessorUniversity of VictoriaCanada
SeatleMadeleinePhDUrban energy transition; Energy modeling; Renewable energy; Energy policy

PhD candidateUniversity of VictoriaCanada
Magdalena KrolKrolMagdalenaPhDCivil Engineering, Environmental Engineering; sustainable groundwater remediationAssociate ProfessorYork University of Environmental StudiesCanada
MartiskainenMariPhDEnergy policy, energy poverty, energy justice, equalitySenior Research Fellow University of SussexUnited Kingdom
María Mercedes Vanegas CantareroVanegas CantareroMariaPhDEnergy Modelling; Energy Planning; Smart Energy Systems; Techno-economic assessmentsResearch AssociateThe University of EdinburghUnited Kingdom
Marie MunsterMünsterMariePhDEnergy system modeling, green fuels, sector couplingProfessorTechnical University of DenmarkDenmark
MARIE CLAIRE BRISBOIS
BrisboisMarie ClairePhDInterdisciplinary; energy, resource and sustainability policyAssistant ProfessorUniversity of SussexUnited Kingdom
FeenstraMariëlleMScGender, energy policy, just transitionsSenior ResearcherUniversity TwenteNetherlands
FREIRE-GORMALY MARINAFreire-GormalyMarinaPhDRenewable Energy and Sustainability of Water Treatment; Solar Power; Renewable energy powered desalinationPostdoctoral ResearcherUniversity of TorontoCanada
Marissa BellBellMarissaMAGeography, Energy Justice, Nuclear WastePostdoctoral Associate Cornell UniversityUnited States
Marta TaleviTaleviMartaPhDEnvironmental and energy economicsPost-Doctoral ResearcherLondon School of Economics and Political ScienceUK
Martina PilloniPilloniMartinaPhDRenewable Energy Technologies, Sustainable Innovation, Energy PovertyIndependent ResearcherINSTM / University of Cagliari France
AkbariMaryamPhDTechno-economic analysis, life cycle assessment, renewable energy systems, BiofuelsPostdoctoral ResearcherUniversity of AlbertaCanada
MechlenborgMettePhDHousing, everyday practices, gender, Practice theory, energy consumptionSenior researcherBUILD, Aalborg UniversityDenmark
GhoussoubMireilleMAScMaterials ChemistryPhD CandidateUniversity of TorontoCanada
HafsahMunaMastersWind Energy, Renewable Energy, Climatology, Atmospheric Science, Climate ScienceGraduate Teaching AssistantUniversity of DelawareUnited States
Van Bommel NataschaMScCommunity energy, Energy justice, Global sustainabilityMScTechnical University EindhovenNetherlands
NEELAKSHI JOSHIJoshiNeelakshiDoctorateUrban energy transition, landscape change, governance, socio-ecological-technical system transformation
Postdoctoral ResearcherLeibniz Institute for Ecological Urban and Regional Development
Germany
Nicola WillandWillandNicola PhDBuilt environment, housing, energy efficiencyLecturerRMIT UniversityAustralia
MohlakoanaNthabiPhDEnergy transition, gender and energy, energy povertyLecturer and ResearcherStellenbosch UniversityNetherland
BakshiParulMPhilJapan, Energy transition, Just transition, Sustainable development, Paris AgreementPhD CandidateJawaharlal Nehru UniversityIndia
MguniPatiencePhDWater-Energy-Food Nexus, environmental justiceResearcherCopenhagen UniversitySouth Africa
BögelPaula M.PhDActors in sustainbility transitions; multi-scale studies; urban transitionsPostdoctoral researcher/FellowshipKarlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)Germany
GonzalezPaulinaMSc Political Science, international development, anthropologyPhD CandidateUniversity of Edinburgh UK
CherukupallyPavaniPhDPolymers, Nanomaterials, Water, Air, HealthResearch AssociateImperial College LondonUK
Rebecca CiezCiezRebeccaPhDEnergy systems analysis, energy storage technologies, energy technology innovationPostdoctoral ResearcherColumbia UniversityUnited States
Rebecca FordFordRebeccaDPhilSocio-technical transitions; Just transition; SustainabilityChancellor's FellowUniversity of StrathclydeScotland
Rebecca GrantGrantRebeccaMastersEnergy Justice, solar PV, RwandaPhD CandidateUniversity of EdinburghUnited Kingdom
PeerRebecca
PhDEnvironmental impacts of energy; energy-water nexus; energy trade; energy system modellingLecturerUniversity of Canterbury New Zealand
REBECCA WINDEMERWindemerRebeccaPhDEnvironmental Planning, Onshore Wind, solarResearch FellowCardiff UniversityUnited Kingdom
LeonhardtRenataMScLow-carbon energy transitions; community energy; renewable energy clustersPhD StudentUniversity of VictoriaCanada
Rihab KhalidKhalidRihabPhDEnergy; built environment; urban energy landscapeResearch FellowUniversity of CambridgeUnited Kingdom
ListoRomyGraduate CertificateGender, feminism, communityPhD CandidateThe University of QueenslandAustralia
RonenRonaMScElectrochemical Energy Storage, Flow BatteryPhD studentTechnionIsrael
Runa DasDasRunaPhDEnvironmental and social sustainability; energy use; energy literacyAssistant ProfessorRoyal Roads UniversityCanada
ParkisonSaraBachelors of ArtsSociotechnical transitions and energy policyPhD CandidateUniversity of DelawareUnited States of America
MillsSarahPhDLand use planning; renewable energy; social acceptanceResearcherUniversity of MichiganUnited States
Sarah RotzRotzSarahPhDGeography, food and energy sovereignty; food Assistant ProfessorYork UniversityCanada
Elizabeth SharmaSharmaSarah E. PhDPolitical SciencePostdoctoral FellowUniversity of TorontoCanada
ShengSelenaPhDCarbon reduction; Climate Change; Electric Vehicles; Transport EconomicsResearch FellowThe University of AucklandNew Zealand

HazbounShawnPhDSociology, energy social science, survey researchFaculty MemberThe Evergreen State CollegeUnited States
Shima B.Z HomayieHomayieShima B. ZMScEnergy systems, Smart Grids, Demand Side ManagementPhD StudentRyerson UniversityCanada
WekoSilviaMA Renewable energy value chains, attitudes towards climate and energy, technology transferResearch AssociateInstitute for Advanced Sustainability StudiesGermany
Sophie L. Van NesteVan NesteSophie L.PhDUrban studies, political action, urban governanceAssistant ProfessorINRSCanada
STEPHANIE WHITNEYWhitneyStephanieMastersSocial & Ecological Sustainability; Energy management decision-making; energy managementPhD CandidateUniversity of WaterlooCanada
WyseSusan Morrissey MastersPolitical science, environmental studiesPhD StudentYork UniversityCanada
MiremadiTaherehPhDTransition, sustainability, identityDirector of Department of technology studies, Iranian research organization for science and technologyIranian Research Organization for Science and TechnologyIran
KnittelTamara MastersEnergy modeling; Energy Systems Integration; Low-carbon Energy Transition; Seasonal Energy Storage; Sector CouplingPhD CandidateUniversity of VictoriaCanada
Samuels-JonesTameka PhDGreen criminology, environmental sociology, CSRAssistant ProfessorYork University Canada
AugustineTeslinMastersClean growth, Net-zero transitionResearch AssociateSmart Prosperity InstituteCanada
KlementyevaValeriya MScSocial AnthropologyPhD candidateNTNUNorway
Vasundhara SaravadeSaravadeVasundharaMastersSustainable finance, energy transition, low-carbon economyPhD CandidateUniversity of WaterlooCanada
Verena Heinisch
HeinischVerenaPhDEnergy system modeling, Low-carbon energy transitions, Renewable energyPostdoctoral ResearcherUniversity of GenevaSwitzerland
PechancovaVieraMastersRenewable energy business models; renewable energy sources, business modelsPhD CandidateTomas Bata University in ZlinCzech Republic
VIVIAN GIANG
GiangVivianMastersGeothermal energy; community engagement and consultationPhD StudentUniversity of AlbertaCanada
KizilcecVivienMScEnergy access, off-grid energy, solarPhD CandidateUniversity College LondonUnited Kingdom
Yael ParagParagYaelPhDFuture energy markets; microgrids; prosumersVice Dean IDC HerzliyaIsrael
SimZhi MingMAExtractivism, Critical Trafficking Discourse, Southeast AsiaPhD StudentYork UniversityCanada