Linda is a Doctoral Researcher at Deakin University and the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Electromaterials Science (ACES). She holds a BA (Hons) in Political Science from Deakin University. Linda’s doctoral research compares key policy and regulatory settings impacting community access, operation and ownership of renewable energy technologies in Australia and Germany. Passionate about research translation, Linda is a member of the Australian Coalition for Community Energy (C4CE) Research Network. She also works as a Sessional Lecturer teaching environmental politics at Deakin University and as a Research Fellow at the Melbourne Climate Futures Institute at the University of Melbourne.