Prof. Dr. Stefan Lechtenböhmer


Future Energy and Industry Systems
Stefan Lechtenböhmer
+49 202 2492-216
+49 202 2492-198

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

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

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 (