Academic Director TAC
Flor Avelino has a background in political science and works as a transition researcher and lecturer at DRIFT, Erasmus University Rotterdam (The Netherlands). Her research is focused on the role of power and empowerment in sustainability transitions.
As scientific coordinator of the Transformative Social Innovation (TRANSIT) research project, she investigates how grassroots initiatives and translocal social innovation networks challenge existing institutions. As the academic director of the Transition Academy, Flor strives to co-create new learning environments to challenge people to think and act for radical change.
Full CV and list of Flor’s publications