Dr. Sanya Carley
US RENEWABLE ENERGY POLICY LEAD
Dr. Sanya Carley is an associate professor at the School of Public and Environmental Affairs at Indiana University, where she also serves as a research member of the Richard G. Lugar Center for Renewable Energy and the Chair of the Policy Analysis and Public Finance faculty group. Her research focuses on electricity and transportation policy, and the effects, effectiveness, and unintended consequences of these policies. She also publishes research on energy-based economic development and public perceptions of emerging energy technologies. Dr. Carley has over eight years of statistical and modeling consulting experience with the World Bank, RTI International, ARCeconomics, The Nicholas Institute, and the Environmental Protection Agency. She received her Ph.D. in public policy from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She also holds an M.S. in urban planning from University of Wisconsin-Madison, and bachelor’s degrees in economics and sustainable development from Swarthmore College.