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Research Agenda – Updated version (2019)

STRN works to improve scientific understanding of sustainability transitions through a program of networking, research coordination and synthesis activities organized around eight research themes. Our  research agenda (updated in 2019) specifies the research and policy challenges that the network is currently engaged with. This document can be a useful resource […]


International Conference on New Pathways for Community Energy and Storage

Background Our energy landscape is changing. Local communities are increasingly taking active roles and emerging as new actors in the energy system. For example, some local energy initiatives own solar panels, wind turbines and energy storage system collectively, while others build renewable energy configurations, together with other energy system actors. […]


Summerschool Sustainability Science 8-12 July

Radboud University is hosting the summerschool ‘Sustainability Science; A System Dynamics Perspective’, taking place 8-12 July 2019 in Nijmegen, The Netherlands. In the summerschool you will learn modeling and simulation techniques that foster a comprehensive, transdisciplinary look at sustainability, which supports effectively enhancing sustainability transitions. The week is hosted by […]


CfA | Postdoc Academy for Transformational Leadership

We are pleased to inform you about the Call for Applications for the second cohort of the Postdoc Academy for Transformational Leadership and kindly ask you to forward the call to postdocs who conduct sustainability research and encounter challenges of and with “scale” and “scaling”. The Postdoc Academy for Transformational […]


Jochen Markard becomes new STRN-Chairman

  Jochen Markard (ETH-Zürich) was elected as the new chairman of the STRN network. His term started as of the 1. of January. Jochen follows Frank Geels (Manchester University). Lea Fünfschilling from Lund University was elected as a new board member. Check out: Jochen’s website  Jochen’s twitter Lea’s website   […]


IST 2019: Deadline extended

There has been a remarkable response to the call for submissions, with over 300 abstracts submitted and more coming in. Over the past few weeks we have witnessed first hand the mobilization of the transitions research community, which is truly global in nature. Many thanks to all those who have […]