Theresa Stoll works as an International Fellow at Ecologic Institute. Her current work primarily focuses on different projects related to energy and climate policies. As a German native speaker, she is fluent in English and has a good working knowledge of French and Spanish.
At Ecologic Institute, Theresa Stoll mainly works in the field of energy and climate policy, with a focus on projects at regional and international level. She contributed, among others, to the project "Climate and Energy Policies in the Context of the European Semester and the Energy Union Governance". The objective of this assignment is to provide country-specific and up-to-date information and analysis on the main national policies and measures in the 28 Member States relevant for the climate and energy objectives set out in the Europe 2020 Strategy, as well as for the Energy Union targets. Moreover, she worked extensively on the project "Measures for the Promotion of Electric Vehicles". The aim of this project is the analysis of existing policies and measures that have a direct or indirect impact on the increased uptake of electric vehicles and on the phasing out of cars with internal combustion engines.
Before arriving at Ecologic Institute, Theresa Stoll gained different types of work experience in the environmental sector which included supporting the Energy Efficiency Unit of the European Commission's Directorate-General for Energy for several months. She gained further research and work experience at the headquarters of the International Maritime Organization (UK), the Germany Embassy in Ottawa (Canada), the secretariat of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (Germany), the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung in Seoul (South Korea) and the KfW Development Bank office in Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso).
Theresa Stoll obtained a Master of Science degree in Global Politics from the London School of Economics and Political Science (UK), an interdisciplinary degree on global governance and globalization. Her areas of focus were the study of the political economy of environmental and global environmental governance. Her dissertation analysed the political and economic conditions necessary for increased cooperation during maritime disputes by examining the role of natural resources and environmental factors, as well as conducting quantitative and qualitative analyses. Theresa Stoll also holds a double major Master of Arts degree in Economics and International Relations from the University of Aberdeen (UK), during which she spent some time at the Washington & Jefferson College (US). She further successfully completed the UK Government Department for Education's Study China Programme at Fudan University.