Lea Fuenfschilling is a postdoctoral researcher at CIRCLE, Lund University. She holds a PhD in Sociology from the University of Basel. Her dissertation is entitled „A dynamic model of socio-technical change. Institutions, actors and technology in interaction” and was published in 2014.
Her current research interests are centered around system innovations for grand societal challenges. Special attention is devoted to the interrelatedness and co-evolution of institutions, actors and technology in socio-technical systems. In her research, she particularly focuses on:
- processes of institutionalization of new, potentially more sustainable socio-technical configurations (e.g. through experimentation)
- the influence of global socio-technical regimes
- the governance of sustainability transitions through transformative innovation policies
Her official profile on the Lund University website can be found here.