Dr. J. (Jenny) Lieu


Jenny Lieu is an Assistant Professor in the TPM and the MAS within the Organisation and Governance Group.


Jenny has a diverse research interest in energy, climate policy, policy learning and transfer, innovation, gender and inclusive low carbon transition, and negative emission potential for land-use practices and technologies.

She’s interested in bridging qualitative and quantitative research methods and applying transdiscplinary research methods.

Currently she's the lead Principal Investigator in LANDMARC (2020-24), a Horizon 2020 project (Land-use based Mitigation for Resilient Climate pathways). Jenny is also involved in several other H2020 projects (TIPPING+ on social ecological tipping points in coal and carbon intensive regions and ENCLUDE on inclusive energy citizenship projects). Previously, she lead TRANSrisk (2016-19), a H2020 project that evaluated of risks and uncertainties of low-carbon transition pathways.

  • LANDMARC, Horizon 2020 project (June 2020-2024),

    Land-use based Mitigation for Resilient Climate pathways.
  • TIPPING+, Horizon 2020 project (May 2020-2023),
    work package lead

    Enabling Positive Tipping Points towards clean-energy transitions in Coal and Carbon Intensive Regions
  • ENCLUDE Horizon 2020 project (forthcoming spring 2021-2024)
    Energy Citizens for Inclusive Decarbonization
  • TRANSrisk, Horizon 2020 project (2016-2019)
  • APRISE, EU Framework 7 Programme project (2011-2014)
    Assessment of Policy Impacts on Sustainability in Europe

Jenny is also part of the Women & Inclusivity in Sustainable Energy Research (WISER) (Steering committee July 2019- March 2021).

She is also starting up a non-profit organisation Innolab that focuses on grass-roots sustainable innovations.

Jenny Lieu

Assistant Professor

Multi Actor Systems

Organisation & Governance

Research interests:
Negative Emissions
Just Transitions

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