Anja Bierwirth

Co-Head of Research Unit Urban Transitions

Energy, Transport and Climate Policy
Anja Bierwirth
+49 202 2492-164
+49 202 2492-198
anja.bierwirth@wupperinst.org

Education and Academic Training

  • Master's Studies of Environmental Sciences, FernUniversität Hagen
  • Architectural studies of applied sciences in Bremen and Cologne
  • Apprenticeship as a carpenter

Professional Experience

  • Since 2014 Project Co-ordinator at the Wuppertal Institute
  • 2010 - 2014 Research Fellow at the Wuppertal Institute
  • 2009 - 2010 Junior Research Fellow at the Wuppertal Institute
  • 2008 - 2009 Research Assistant at the Wuppertal Institute
  • 2005 - 2008 Freelance work in environmental education
  • 2004 - 2005 Employment as an architect

Research Focus

  • Municipal energy and climate protection policies
  • Energy efficiency and sufficiency in buildings
  • Sustainable urban development