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Kelly Gallagher

Kennedy School of Government, Belfer Center for Science & International Affairs
Harvard University

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Director of the Energy Technology Innovation Project (ETIP) of the Science, Technology, and Public Policy program, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Kennedy School of Government  at Harvard University. She has a M.A.L.D. and Ph.D. in International Affairs from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University. Her research interests include energy technology innovation, international energy cooperation, energy policy, climate change policy, international environmental policy, and technology transfer/economic development questions. Her most recent research was on the topic of technology transfer through foreign direct investment in the Chinese automobile industry. She is now working on barriers and incentives to the deployment of hybrid vehicles in China. Formerly, she was the Science Policy Director of Ozone Action in Washington, DC. She participated in more than a dozen rounds of international negotiations on global climate change and ozone depletion, and was an advisor to CNN in Kyoto and Buenos Aires for the climate negotiations. She was previously a Truman Scholar in the Office of Vice President Gore and also worked in strategic planning at the international engineering and construction firm, Fluor Daniel. She has an AB in international affairs and environmental studies from Occidental College. She speaks Spanish and basic Mandarin Chinese.