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Kirsten E. H. Jenkins

Kirsten Jenkins

Project Researcher

University of Edinburgh

Kirsten Jenkins is a Lecturer in Energy, Environment and Society within the Science, Technology and Innovation Studies (STIS) group of the University of Edinburgh. Her research interests center on energy justice; energy policy; science, technology and innovation studies; transitions theory and sustainable energy provision and use.

Prior to joining STIS, Kirsten held positions as Lecturer in Human Geography at the University of Brighton and Research Fellow in the Centre on Innovation and Energy Demand (CIED) at the University of Sussex.

As additional responsibilities, Kirsten coordinates the Energy and Social Science Network, serves as Managing Editor for the journal Energy Research & Social Science and as Associate Fellow of the Durham Energy Institute.

Fuel and transport poverty in the UK’s energy transition (FAIR)