Mira Kopp

Thematic Area Environment and Society
Department of Environmental Politics

Helmholtz Centre
for Environmental Research − UFZ
Permoserstr. 15
04318 Leipzig, Germany


Mira Kopp

Areas of Expertise & Research

  • Urban Sustainability Transitions
  • Industrial Ecology
  • Urban Metabolism
  • Municipal Governance

Curriculum Vitae

since 03/2022

Research Associate, University of Jena and Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research – UFZ

01/2022 − 03/2022

Internship at the Office for Sustainability Management, Municipality of Freiburg

12/2020 – 02/2022

Research Assistant at the Chair for Societal Transition and Circular Economy, University of Freiburg, projects “Biocities” and “Circulus”

07/2020 − 08/2020

Internship at the European Secretariat of Climate Alliance 

09/2019 − 06/2020

Student Affiliate and IEMA Environmental Behavioural Change Auditor at University College London 

10/2017 − 09/2021

B. Sc. Liberal Arts and Sciences, Major Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Freiburg

Current Projects

Identifying key factors that make sustainable mobility transitions last – An analysis of urban mobility changes initiated during COVID-19 lockdowns (VW Foundation)