Kacper Szulecki

Research professor

Kacper Szulecki is a Research Professor in International Climate Governance at NUPI, and a fellow at the Include – Centre for socially inclusive energy transitions hosted by the Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM), University of Oslo. He studied international relations, political sociology, psychology and linguistics in Warsaw, Oslo, Amsterdam, and Konstanz. His main research interests are energy, climate and environmental politics, dissent and protest as well as intra-European migration. He has edited several volumes, including “Energy Security in Europe” (Palgrave 2018), and published two monographs. His work appeared in, among others, Governance, Climate Policy, Journal of European Public Policy, Energy Research and Social Science, and Environmental Politics (Best Article 2018).


2012 Dr. rer. soc. in political sociology, University of Konstanz

2008 M.Sc. in International Relations (specialization: Global Environmental Governance), VU Amsterdam

Work Experience

2019 Researcher (professor competence in 2020), Dept of Political Science, UiO

2019 Guest researcher, Department of History and Civilization, EUI Florence

2017 Visiting Fellow, Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, EUI Florence

2014-2018 Assistant professor, Dept. of Political Science, University of Oslo

2013 Guest researcher, Dept. of Climate Policy, DIW Berlin 2013-2014 Dahrendorf Fellow, Hertie School of Governance, Berlin

2008-2012 Researcher, Cluster of Excellence "Cultural Foundations of Integration", University of Konstanz

2008 Intern, Institute for Environmental Studies, VU Amsterdam

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