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Alex Miller is a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Early Stage Researcher and PhD candidate in Environmental Planning at Queen's University Belfast. His research examines the influence of lock-in and path dependency in the transition to a low carbon electricity system, and how this influences the socio-political acceptance of renewable energy systems.
Previously, Alex worked as a policy analyst in the Government of Canada’s Department of Natural Resources, where he contributed to the Government’s priorities on clean energy, gender equality, and science-policy integration. His experience in energy and environmental policy informs his work on the role of public policy processes in sustainability transitions.
Alex holds an MSc in Water Science, Policy and Management from the University of Oxford and a BA (Hons) in Political Science and Aquatic Resources from St. Francis Xavier University in Nova Scotia, Canada.
Expertise related to UN SDGs
In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):