Carolina Espinoza

New course: Social science perspectives on energy innovation

Blog Post created by Carolina Espinoza Partner on 23-Jan-2018

EIT Innoenergy and Grenoble Ecole de Management offers a new professional learning course that broaden your career horizon to encompass exciting new opportunities in the energy field.
In the course Social Science Perspectives on Energy Innovation, you can explore energy innovation and related processes of technological change in energy systems, from a variety of social science perspectives.  The perspectives considered are mainly economic but also political, geographic, philosophical and sociological. 

The course is targeted at post-graduate students with an engineering, natural sciences or other technical background and/or individuals in management roles where social science insights are useful in management and decision making.  Current theories and debates around human behavior as it relates to innovation are covered with practical examples and applications focusing on real-world energy and environment problems.

The course is delivered through a combination of pre-recorded video lectures, live intrecative webinars, reading assignments, quizzes and writter work. Scheduling information about the live webinars will be made available to students upon enrollment.

If you are an EIT InnoEnergy  Master' student, please Apply here.