Sofie is a PhD student at the IIIEE. She is working with transition governance, doing critical reviews of methods for evaluation of research and policy instruments. Focus is on instruments regarding energy efficiency in buildings. She holds a BSc and MSc from Lund University in environmental science, oriented towards ecotoxicology and contaminated soil.
Before becoming a PhD student at the IIIEE she was working as an environmental inspector, conducting supervisions at industries and businesses. Here, legislation and policy instruments came into focus, thus creating an interdisciplinary surface. She has also done volunteer work for environmental NGOs, aiding in establishing a waste separation system on one of the islands in the Galápagos archipelago among others.