Canada Research Chair in Urban Planning for Climate Change, Associate Professor, Geography and Civil Engineering, University of Victoria

Dr. Hoicka studies the emergence of disruptive clusters of renewable and low-carbon innovations, their implementation in communities, and the justice and socio-economic benefits of a renewable energy transition. She has recently published highly cited peer-reviewed research on reconciliation, self-determination and renewable energy, the diffusion of disruptive low-carbon innovations, and the emergence, governance and benefits of community controlled renewable energy in Canada, in Indigenous communities, and globally.