Jack Mulligan was working as an Intern for Ecologic Institute from April until July 2020 on topics related to plastics in the environment. His main research interests included further topics related to environmental politics including the decarbonisation of energy systems and the impact of climate change on asylum issues. He is a native English speaker and also speaks fluent German.
At Ecologic Institute, Jack Mulligan was primarily supporting the Scientific Coordination of Research Projects on "Plastics in the Environment – Sources • Sinks • Solutions" (PlastikNet) which is funded by the Federal Ministry for Education and Research (BMBF).
Jack Mulligan is completing his Bachelor's degree in Political Science (BA) at the Freie Universität Berlin. The topic of his thesis was "The Failed Europeansiation of Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS): A comparative analysis of the impact of domestic factors on six CCS demonstration projects".