Prof. Dr. Stefan Lechtenböhmer

Director

Future Energy and Mobility Structures
Stefan Lechtenböhmer
+49 202 2492-216
+49 202 2492-198
stefan.lechtenboehmer@wupperinst.org

Education and Academic Training

  • Studies of Geography and Economics at the Universities of Münster, Hagen and Wuppertal
  • Diploma in Geography, University of Münster, Germany
  • Dr. rer. pol at University of Flensburg, Germany - International Institute for Management

Professional Experience

  • 1991 - 1993: Scientist in the Centre for Applied Climatology and Energy Studies, University of Münster
  • 1994: Advisor on behalf of the Climate and Energy Advisory Board of the City of Münster
  • Since 1995: Scientist in the Energy Division, Wuppertal Institute
  • Since 1999: Senior Research Fellow and Project Coordinator in the Energy Division
  • Since 2003: Senior Research Fellow and Project Coordinator (National Climate Policy)
  • 2004 - 2007: Co-Director of the research group "Energy, Transport and Climate Policy"
  • 2008 - 2010: Co-Director of the research group "Future Energy and Mobility Structures"
  • Since 2010: Director of the research group "Future Energy and Mobility Structures"
  • Since 2015: Adjunct Professorship in Environmental and Energy Systems with a special focus on future sustainable energy systems at Lund University

Research Focus

  • National climate policy
  • GHG emission inventories and projections
  • Sustainable construction and planning
  • Energy-efficiency education
  • Coal and the environment
  • Methane reduction

Teaching / Memberships

  • Adjunct Professor, Department for Technology and Society / Environment and Energy Systems, Lund University
  • FernUniversität Hagen: Applied systems analysis
  • Universität Koblenz-Landau: National and European energy policy
  • Member of the UNFCCC Roster of Experts for GHG-Inventories, Policies & Measures, GHG-Projections
  • Member of the steering committee of the Low Carbon Society Research Network (www.lcs-rnet.org)