Dr. Lisanne Groen
Dr. Lisanne Groen is currently based in Tokyo, Japan, where she works as a JSPS-UNU postdoctoral researcher on ‘European low carbon technology transfer policies’ at the United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS). You can also reach her at: email@example.com.
Lisanne joined the IES in April 2012. She was a junior researcher in the Environment and Sustainable Development cluster. She worked on a PhD project funded by the Flemish Research Foundation FWO, entitled: “Understanding the Changing Effectiveness of the European Union in International Biodiversity and Climate Change Governance”. Her promoter was Prof. Dr. Sebastian Oberthür. She obtained her PhD in political science on 13 October 2016.
In January 2015 Lisanne was awarded a grant by the European International Studies Association (EISA) to organise a Young Researchers' Workshop on the EU in multilateral negotiations.
Lisanne obtained a BA in European Studies from the University of Amsterdam (2007) and a MSc in Political Science (cum laude) (programme: “European Union in a Global Order”) from the University of Amsterdam, Graduate School of Social Sciences (2010). The title of her Master Thesis is: “EU Actorness under political pressure at the UNFCCC COP15 climate change negotiations”. After her graduation she worked as a research assistant of Prof. Dr. Arne Niemann (University of Mainz), as a research intern at the IES (for the Environment and Sustainable Development cluster) and as a trainee at the European Commission (DG Agriculture: International Unit (Canada, United States, Japan, South Korea, Australia, New Zealand) on Free Trade Agreements).
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