Franziska Ehnert, M.A.

Researcher


Phone +49 0351 4679 297
f.ehnert[im]ioer.de

Research Interests

Sustainability transitions

  • Urban transitions towards sustainability
  • Transition governance
  • Citizen participation
  • Policy change and ministerial administration

Professional Experience

05/2014

Researcher at the Leibniz Institute of Ecological Urban and Regional Development, Dresden, Germany

11/2010-
11/2013

Researcher at the Chair of Political Science, Administration and Organisation, University of Potsdam, Germany

Education

2006-2010

M.A. in Political Science, Economics and Slavonic Studies, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany

2005-2006

Undergraduate Studies in Political Science and Economics, Ruprecht Karls University, Heidelberg, Germany

Projects

Research project "New Partnerships for Sustainable Urban Development? The Potential of Transition Town Initiatives" (2018-2019)
Funded by the Federal Association for Housing and Urban Development (vhw)

Research project "City of the Future: Dresden 2030+" (2017-2018)
Funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research, Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda "City of the Future" (FINA) and Research for Sustainable Development (FONA)

Research project "Accelerating and Rescaling Transitions to Sustainability" (ARTS) (2013-2016)
Funded by the European Commission, 7th Framework Program (FP7)

Research project "Governance Structures in Climate Policy" (2010-2013)
Research consortium "Potsdam Research Cluster for Georisk Analysis, Environmental Change and Sustainability" (PROGRESS)
Funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research