Denia Djokić

Denia Djokić is a researcher in Energy, Equity, and Society at the Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences Department at the University of Michigan; a Levenick Resident Scholar in Sustainability Leadership at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; and an Associate at the Project on Managing the Atom at the Harvard Kennedy School’s Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs. Her research interests lie broadly in the social and environmental justice aspects of the governance of nuclear energy technology, particularly through modes of inquiry grounded in Science and Technology Studies and feminist scholarship. She holds a master of science and a doctorate in nuclear engineering with a designated emphasis in energy science and technology from the University of California, Berkeley, where she was a US Department of Energy Office of Civilian Radioactive Waste Management Graduate Student Fellow. She also holds a bachelor in physics from Carnegie Mellon University.