Department of Environmental Conservation: Human Dimensions
Research Interests: How humans perceive and interact with emerging renewable technologies, including offshore wind. Potential electricity rebound effects with the implementation of renewable technologies.
Rebecca hails from Sonoma, California. She received her Masters in general experimental psychology with an emphasis in social and conservation psychology from Cal State University San Marcos. She has investigated social normative influence and feedback on residential energy use. Her research utilizes a social science and statistical perspective to explore environmental conservation issues.