Bryndis Woods is a Researcher at the Applied Economics Clinic. She has more than seven years of experience in research and analysis, with a focus on energy and climate issues. She has authored more than forty journal articles, book chapters, reports, and blog posts on topics related to renewable energy, energy efficiency, climate policy, international climate negotiations, climate adaptation, and climate risk. She has presented her work at international conferences around the world, including the European Climate Change Adaptation Conference and the Annual Conference of the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists.
Prior to joining the Applied Economics Clinic, Ms. Woods worked as a researcher at the Nordic Centre of Excellence for Strategic Adaptation Research, examining crop choice as a climate change adaptation among Danish farmers. She also worked as an analyst at Business for Social Responsibility, working with bi- and multilateral development institutions and with corporate clients on issues including adaptation and resilience, climate adaptation governance, supply chain sustainability and climate risk management. She currently works as a staff writer for the International Institute for Sustainable Development’s Earth Negotiations Bulletin, reporting on international sustainable development conference processes including the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction, the Montreal Protocol, and the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.
Ms. Woods is in the final stages of her PhD in Environment and Natural Resources at the University of Iceland. She holds a Master of Science in Environment and Natural Resources from the University of Iceland and a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from the University of Michigan.