Suzanna is a PhD Student in Architecture who has a mixed background in urban planning, sociology, marketing, and design. She has worked as an urban planner in Singapore, Dubai and Sweden, through various internships and attachments. She conducts her PhD while concurrently running a company specialising in jewellery design.
Research interests include community and social acceptance of RETs and its influencing factors, conceptualising the prosumer from a social point of view, theory of science, urban planning and design in cold climates.
The PhD research explores the feasibility of building a shared ideal of a decentralised solar energy distribution network with both the public and local stakeholders in the North of Sweden - particularly in Porsön, Luleå. This will be done through identifying and engaging local prosumers through creative workshop methods.