Caroline is an Associate Professor in the University of Warwick’s Politics and International Studies department. She is Deputy Leader the research theme ‘Energy in a Global Context’, and PI of the ‘Beyond Brexit: UK Zero Carbon Energy Policy’ project.
From 2016-2019 she held an ESRC Future Research Leader grant for her project on ‘Power Distributions: Local Government and Sustainable Energy’. She is an Associate Editor of the journal Energy Research & Social Science.
Her books include: The Energy Security-Climate Nexus: Institutional Change in the UK and Beyond (2013); The Global Energy Challenge: Environment, Development & Security (2016); and the Handbook of the International Political Economy of Energy & Natural Resources (2018). She co-edited a Special Issue on ‘New Directions in the IPE of Energy’ for the Review of International Political Economy; and she has published in the Review of International Studies, Journal of European Public Policy, Energy Research & Social Science, Environment and Planning: C and Policy and Politics.
From 1994 to 2002 she worked in investment banking, as a Director for UBS.