Naomi Gericke

Researcher

Energy, Transport and Climate Policy
Research Unit Energy Policy
Naomi Gericke
+49 202 2492-269
+49 202 2492-250
naomi.gericke@wupperinst.org

Education and Academic Training

  • Sociology with minors Geography, Japanese Studies (Rheinisch-Westfälische Friedrich-Wilhelm Universität Bonn)
  • Stage I studies of Environmental Science (Universität-Gesamthochschule Essen)
  • Further training as a project developer for renewable energy cooperatives

Professional Experience

  • Researcher at the Wuppertal Institute for Climate, Environment and Energy (since 2016)
  • Research fellow at the Hochschule für Wirtschaft und Umwelt Nürtingen-Geislingen (2014 - 2016)
  • Research fellow at the Alanus Hochschule für Kunst und Gesellschaft (2014 - 2016)
  • Research fellow (2008 - 2014) and student research assistent (2006 - 2007) at the Federal Institute for Vocational Training and Education (2006 - 2014)

Research Focus

  • Analyses of the energy transition policy and energy sector in Japan
  • Decentral actors in the energy supply, especially Renewable Energy Cooperatives (RECs) and Citizen Energy
  • Education for Sustainable Development
  • International focus: Japan, Myanmar