Jens Marquardt is a political scientist who works on environmental governance, climate politics and development. He is particularly interested in the political dimension of sustainable energy transitions and investigates the role of power in multi-level governance systems. Having investigated how power shapes energy transitions in Southeast Asia, Jens received his PhD in Political Science at the Environmental Policy Research Centre at the Free University Berlin in 2015. Jens teaches about sustainability transitions around the world at the Freie Universität Berlin and the University of Halle Wittenberg. He was previously employed at the Centre for Sustainability Management in Lüneburg and worked for the German development cooperation agency. His dissertation was funded by the German Federal Environmental Foundation (DBU).
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