Dr. Annika Bose Styczynski

Associate Professor and Associate Dean (Research and International Collaborations)

B.A.; M.A. (Europa Universität Viadrina);
Ph.D. (Freie Universität Berlin)

Dr. Annika Bose Styczynski is Associate Professor and Associate Dean (Research and International Collaboration) of German nationality at the Jindal School of Government and Public Policy (JSGP). In her research, she is focusing on the governance of socio-technical transitions and the market formation for clean energy technologies in both advanced industrial as well as developing economies. She has got several years of experience in renewable energy and electric vehicles policy development in pioneering markets (Japan, USA, China, at EU-level and Germany, France, Norway) and beyond.


Teaching interests:

  • Sustainable Food, Water and Energy Governance
  • Role of Public Policy in Environmental Governance 
  • Principles of Environmental Management
  • Law, Governance and Institutions
  • Political Philosophy
  • Academic Writing
  • Bose Styczynski, A. & Hughes, L. (2019) Public Policy Strategies for Next-Generation Vehicle Technologies: An Overview of Leading Markets, Environmental Innovations and Societal Transitions 31:262-272, DOI:10.1016/j.eist.2018.09.002.
  • Bose Styczynski, A. (2019) Klimaneutrale Elektromobilität in Indien (Climate neutral electric mobility in India), In: Asien – The German Journal for Contemporary Asia, vol. 150/151, January-April 2019, pp.28-51).
  • Styczynski, A. (2017b) Accelerating the socio-technical transition process to low-carbon technologies. 14th South Asia Management Forum (SAMF) on ‘Governance and Public Policy – Role of Management Development’, organized by AMDISA, 24.-27. April 2017, Maldives, Conference Publication, pp.592-610.    
  • Styczynski, A. (2017a) Why we need to study the Indian Energy Transition. JGU Law & Policy Brief, Vol. III (4) April 2017.
  • Styczynski, A.; Wolf, J.; Tah, S.; Bose, A. (2014) When decision-making processes fail: an argument for robust climate adaptation planning in the face of uncertainty, In: Environment Systems and Decisions, Special Issue: Climate and Energy Decision Making Under Uncertainty, December 2014, Volume 34, Issue 4, pp. 478-491.
  • Styczynski, A. (2012) Historical Benefit and Contemporary Approaches to Sustainable (Low Carbon) Urban Transport in Japan. Economic Research Center, Graduate School of Economics, Nagoya University, September 2012.


  • Bose Styczynski, A. (2018) Beyond COP21: what does Paris mean for European climate and Energy policy? (book chapter) in Popovski, V. (ed.) “The Implementation of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change” (Routledge), pp.283-296

International Studies:

  • Jagiellonian University Krakow 09/2004-03/2005 (Erasmus funding)
  • Graduate student at the University of California, Berkeley 08/2007-05/2008 (DAAD grant)
  • Nagoya University Global Environmental Leaders Short Term Program (NUGELP) 10/2010-03/2011 (JASSO scholarship)
  • World Bank and LTA Capacity Building Program ‘Building Leaders in Urban Transport Planning’, Singapore 01/2012 (Promos Grant)


Research Fellowships:

  • Centre d’Études et Recherche Internationales (CERI) Sciences-Po 09-10/2008 (OFAJ funding) 
  • Economic Research Center of Nagoya University, 10/2011-01/2012
  • The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) 10/2012-01/2013 (DAAD grant)
  • Center for International Climate and Environmental Research-Oslo (CICERO) 02-06/2013 (Norwegian Research Council and E.On Ruhrgas grant)
  • Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS) in Potsdam 01-12/2015

ICPP4 in Montreal (2019), 10th IST Conference in Ottawa (2019), 15th WCTR in Mumbai (2019), 5th Fraunhofer Innovation and Technology Platform (FIT) in Bangalore (2018), 31st Electric Vehicle Symposium (EVS) in Kobe (2018), European Electric Vehicle Convention (EEVC), in Oslo (2018), IRENA Innovation Week in Bonn (2018). 1st Life-cycle Innovation Conference in Berlin (2018), 9th International Sustainability Transitions (IST) Conference in Manchester (2018), DAV Business School Conference in Kathmandu (2018), The Economic Times’ ‘Smart Mobility Summit’ in New Delhi (2018).


Invited presentations at South Asia Institute of the University of Heidelberg (2017), the 50th Anniversary of the German Association for Asia Studies (DGA) in Hamburg (2017), World PetroCoal Congress in New Delhi (2017), the Indian Energy Storage Alliance in Mumbai (2017), O.P. Jindal Global (Institution of Eminence Deemed To Be University), NCR Delhi (2016-17), the Indian Institute of Management Lucknow (2016), OIKOS Summer Academy at the University of Tel Aviv (2015), Technical University of Darmstadt (2015), Freie Universität Berlin (2015), ITM University Gwalior (2014), Center for International Climate and Environmental Research-Oslo (2013), ISA General Conference, San Francisco (2013), United Nations University, Tokyo (2013), TERI, New Delhi (2013), Society for Evolutionary Economics, Kyoto (2010), Nagoya University (2010, 2011, 2012), U.S. Embassy Berlin (2009). 

Governance of socio-technical transitions toward low-carbon energy solutions.