Meet our scientific board and staff
The Energy Watch Group is characterized by an interdisciplinary team and board featuring leading experts in energy and climate politics, economics, policy advocacy and communications. In our work, we draw on long-standing professional experience in politics and science, and complement our competencies with highly qualified project partners. Our team collaborates digitally and from our office in Berlin Mitte.
Hans-Josef Fell holds academic degrees in physics and physical education at the teaching level. He was awarded with multiple prizes and awards, such as the Lui Che Woo Prize for his lifetime achievement in environmental and climate policy, the order of merit of the Federal Republic of Germany, and Nuclear-Free Future Award, and many more.
Our Scientific Board
Prof. Dr. Christian Breyer
Prof. Dr. Claudia Kemfert
Sophia Leandra Binz
Sophia Binz holds a Bachelor's degree in International Relations and International Organization in the Netherlands, and is currently pursuing her Master's degree in Sustainable Development at Uppsala University in Sweden.
Felix De Caluwe
Felix De Caluwe obtained a B.A. in political science from Freie Universität Berlin and a M.A. in European Studies at KU Leuven.
Sophie Marquitan obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Social Science from the University of Siegen and University of Technology, Sydney, and a Master of Science in International Business from Maastricht University.
Dr. Thure Traber
Join our team
We are regularly offering internships for a duration of 3 to 6 months in our Berlin office. If you are passionate about environment & energy topics and interested to support our work we are happy to receive your application! Find out more about the internship vacancy & apply here (in German).
If you are a researcher and would like to join our scientific board, please send us your academic CV and cover letter. The EWG commissions research projects in close consultation with its scientific board. As a member, you will profit from peer-review by renowned scientists, PR support to increase the impact of your EWG study and support with respect to funding.
If you are a parliamentarian and would like to get involved, please contact us. We will provide you with science-based information on energy topics, contacts with parliamentary colleagues in other countries and non-governmental experts and scientists.