Energy Institute Staff

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Varun Rai


Dr. Varun Rai is an Associate Professor in the LBJ School of Public Affairs and in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin...

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Carey King

Assistant Director, Research Scientist

Dr. Carey W King performs interdisciplinary research related to how energy systems interact within the economy and environment as well as how our policy and social...

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Anna Bell F. Gall

Strategy & External Affairs Director

As strategy and external affairs director for the Energy Institute, Anna Bell helps manage the Institute’s major partnerships, communications, outreach...

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Roger Duncan

Research Fellow

Roger Duncan is a Research Fellow with the Energy Institute and a Research Associate at the Center for International Energy and Environmental Policy...

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Todd Davidson

Research Associate

Dr. Todd Davidson is a Research Associate in the Energy Institute and the Webber Energy Group at the University of Texas at Austin. Todd’s research...

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Joshua Rhodes

Research Associate

Joshua D. Rhodes, Ph.D. is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in The Webber Energy Group and the Energy Institute at the University of Texas at Austin. His current ...

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Dave Tuttle

Research Fellow and Energy Week Coordinator

Dr. Tuttle is a Research Fellow in the Energy Institute at University of Texas at Austin. His lifelong passion in the automotive space...

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Alan Lloyd

Senior Research Fellow

Alan C. Lloyd is currently a Senior Research Fellow at the Energy Institute, University of Texas at Austin. The focus of his research...

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Eliván Martínez Mercado

Energy Journalism Fellow

Eliván Martínez Mercado, an investigative journalist based in Puerto Rico, has more than 15 years of experience, covering the environment, agriculture and...

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Asher Price

Energy Journalism Fellow

Asher Price writes about energy, the environment and state politics for the Austin American-Statesman...

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Christa Hopkins

Senior Administrative Associate

Christa Hopkins provides administrative support for the Energy Institute. She studied urban geography at the University of Texas at Austin and has been with the Energy Institute since November 2010.

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