Team

SILCI Team members

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  • Charlie Wilson
    Principal Investigator
    Charlie Wilson
    Principal Investigator

    Biography

    Dr Charlie Wilson is a Reader in Energy and Climate Change in the School of Environmental Sciences at UEA. Charlie is also an active member of the Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research and jointly coordinates the 'Accelerating Social Transitions' research theme. His research interests lie at the intersection between innovation, behaviour and policy in the field of energy and climate change mitigation.

     
  • Hazel Pettifor
    Senior Researcher & Project Manager
    Hazel Pettifor
    Senior Researcher & Project Manager

    Dr Hazel Pettifor is a quantitative social scientist with a PhD from the University of Essex. Hazel’s research uses household survey and consumer behaviour data to analyse where, when, how and why people behave and make choices the way they do.

  • Emma Cassar
    Researcher
    Emma Cassar
    Researcher

    Emma Cassar is a PhD researcher in the School of Environmental Sciences at UEA, and a member of the Tyndall Centre's early career researcher network. Her research interest is focused on mobility and the diffusion of low carbon innovations within the transport sector. Prior to starting her PhD, Emma worked as a scientist with an environmental consultancy in Malta. She later joined the Malta Resources Authority to work on climate change policy, focusing on aviation in the EU's emissions trading scheme.

  • Laurie Kerr
    Researcher
    Laurie Kerr
    Researcher

    Laurie Kerr is a PhD researcher in the School of Environmental Sciences at UEA, and a member of the Tyndall Centre's early career researcher network. Her research interests are centred on how people interact with smart city technologies, particularly those enabling the creation and utilisation of real–time data, and what this could mean for emissions reductions. Prior to starting her PhD, Laurie graduated from UEA with a BSc in Ecology during which she also spent a year at the Institut de Géographie Alpine in Grenoble, France. She then completed an MSc in Environment and Society Studies with a specialisation in local environmental change and sustainable cities at Radboud University in the Netherlands.

  • Mark Wilson
    Researcher
    Mark Wilson
    Researcher

    Mark Wilson is a PhD researcher in the School of Environmental Sciences at UEA, and a member of the Tyndall Centre's early career researcher network. His research interests relate to food, agriculture, and the many pressing sustainability problems facing the way food is grown, distributed, bought and consumed. Prior to starting his PhD, Mark completed an MSc in Agricultural Development from the University of Copenhagen in Denmark, and he also holds a second MSc in Sustainable Development from Uppsala University in Sweden.