Institute of Transport Studies, University of Leeds
Karen Lucas is Professor of Transport and Social Analysis at the Institute of Transport Studies, University of Leeds and Deputy Director of the Leeds Social Sciences Institute. She has 25 years of experience in social research in transport and energy poverty and environmental justice. She is considered a world-leading expert in the area of transport-related social exclusion in the Global North and South. She was previously the social research lead for the 4-year RCUK project Evaluating Low Carbon Communities (EVALOC), which aimed to assess, explain and communicate the changes in energy use due to community activities within six selected case study project www.evaloc.org.uk.
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