Short bio BA, MSc, MSc, PhD is an Ecological Economist and Political Theorist. She holds a three honours degrees and one degree by research, is a member of Pi Sigma Alpha and is listed in Who's Who in the World. Her work is concerned mainly with the political economy of environmental knowledge, including: ecological political economy theory, transdisciplinary sustainability science methodology, 21st Century elaborations of the Frankfurt School of Critical Theory, green constitutional theory, green federalism, institutional aspects of ecosystems services valuation, the role of science (and scientists) in sustainable development, and the role of time and tradition in processes and principles of ecological economic production. She is currently a Senior Post-doctoral Researcher with the Institute of Environmental Science and Technology at the Autonomous University of Barcelona, a Senior Researcher and Lecturer with the Department of Resource Economics at the Humboldt University of Berlin and a Visiting Lecturer in Ecological and Environmental Economics at the Central European University, in Budapest. Most recently she has worked, in 2009, as a Senior Research with the Danish National Environmental Research Institute (NERI) at the University of Aarhus and as a Marie Curie Intra-European Fellow and Senior Researcher at the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ) in Leipzig, Germany.