Thomas Adisorn

Research Fellow

Energy, Transport and Climate Policy
Research Unit Energy Policy
Thomas Adisorn
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Education and Academic Training

  • 2015: Master of Arts in International Relations and Development Policy, University of Duisburg-Essen
  • 2010: Two-Subject Bachelor of Arts in English / American Studies and Political Science, Ruhr-University Bochum

Professional Experience

  • Since 2015: Research Fellow with the Research Unit Energy Policy at the Wuppertal Institute
  • 2013 - 2014: Internship with the Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau, Jakarta (Indonesia)
  • 2011 - 2015: Research Assistant with the Wuppertal Institute
  • 2011: Internship with the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, Washington, D.C. (USA)
  • 2009: Internship with UNICEF, Dublin (Ireland)
  • 2008: Internship with the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, Bonn

Research Focus

  • Analysis of framework conditions for sustainably transforming energy intensive industries
  • Innovation system analysis
  • Analysis of barriers in Germany, the EU and internationally for (i) energy technologies, (ii) the realisation of flexibility potentials and (iii) energy efficiency services / business cases
  • Organisation of extensive capacity building programmes