Ida Dokk Smith

Senior Research Fellow

Ida is a Senior Research Fellow in the Research group on climate and energy. She wrote her thesis in Political Science at the University of Oslo, centered around the politics of energy transitions in the US and the relationship between policy and technological change.

Her primary research interests are climate, energy and environmental politics. She has studied international relations, sustainable development and economics in New York, Washington DC and Bergen. She has done fieldwork in the US and developing countries on renewable energy market development and resource management.



2021 Phd in Political science, University of Oslo. 

2012 Master of International Affairs (MIA) (Concentration energy policy), Columbia University, School of International and Public Affairs

2006 Bachelor of Economics, University of Bergen

Work Experience

2021 -           Senior research Fellow, NUPI

2020             Research Fellow, The Fridtjof Nansen Institute

2012 - 2019 PhD Fellow, Department of Political Science, University of Oslo

2008 - 2010 Senior-Associate Management Consultant, PWC

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