Dr. Katharina Beyerl is a psychologist with focus on environmental psychology. She holds a PhD in Geography from Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (Germany). Since 2012, she has been working at the Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies in Potsdam, Germany. She studies perceptions of the socio-ecological crisis and coping strategies in order to support a transition to more sustainable lifestyles.
Since 2018, Katharina has been scientific project leader of the Module 4 "Perception and behaviour" of the ENSURE project which is funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF).