Dr Marcos Pelenur

Head of Energy & Sustainability at The Behavioural Insights Team

Head of Energy & Sustainability, The Behavioural Insights Team

Dr Marcos Pelenur is Head of Energy & Sustainability in the The Behavioural Insights Team. He works on a range of policy areas with industry and Government departments, including domestic energy efficiency, sustainable travel, and recycling. He has been with the team for two years, having joined as a Research Fellow.

Prior to the team, Marcos was a Project Engineer and Manager for an international smart metering and energy management company in New Zealand. Marcos holds a PhD and MPhil in Engineering for Sustainable Development from the University of Cambridge. He is also a Chartered Engineer, Member of the Institution of Engineering and Technology, and volunteers regularly with Engineers Without Borders UK.

  • 9 December 2011

    Professional Development Policy Seminar for engineers

    The Centre for Science and Policy and the Department of Engineering at the University of Cambridge are working together to deliver a Professional Development Policy Seminar for early career researchers.

  • 31 October 2011, 5pm

    The first chief scientific adviser in the foreign office

    The first Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs was appointed in 1782. It took another 227 years for the Foreign Office to appoint its first Chief Scientific Adviser. We are delighted that CSaP's sixth Distinguished Lecture will be given by the first holder of this historic post, Professor David Clary FRS.