Chiara Iurato

Chiara Iurato, M.Sc.

  • Scientific staff until 2019
  • resigned
  • Research area Energy - resources, technologies, systems
  • Institut für Technikfolgenabschätzung und Systemanalyse (ITAS)
    Postfach 3640
    76021 Karlsruhe


Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and International Relations at the Roma Tre University, including a semester abroad in Debrecen, Hungary. Master’s degree in Environmental Governance at the University of Freiburg.

Professional background

2018 - 2019 Member of scientific staff at ITAS
2018 Research assistant (Chair of Environmental Governance, University of Freiburg)
2018 Research assistant (Competence Center Emerging Technologies, Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research ISI, Karlsruhe)

Fields of work

  • Socio-technical transition governance
  • Ecological modernization
  • National innovation systems (NIS)


Iurato, C.; Scheer, D.; Nabitz, L.
The "policy package" perspective: what´s in it for transformation research?
2019. Leverage Points Conference (2019), Lüneburg, Germany, February 6–8, 2019 
Scheer, D.; Iurato, C.; Nabitz, L.
Simulationsbasierte Pfade, institutionsbasierte Pfade - und andere Pfade? Wie Wissenschaftsdisziplinen unterschiedliche Zukunftspfade des Energiesystems vorsehen
2019. 2. Workshop "Sozialwissenschaftliche Simulationen und die Soziologie der Simulation" (2019), Stuttgart, Germany, March 14–15, 2019