School of Geography appoints Radhika Khosla

2 October 2023

We are delighted to announce that Dr Radhika Khosla joined the ZERO Institute in October 2023 as new Associate Professor in the School of Geography. Radhika's is the first School of Geography appointment with The ZERO Institute.

Radhika is Principal Investigator of the Oxford Martin School’s interdisciplinary and multi-country programme on the Future of Cooling, which examines and helps shape the unprecedented increase in cooling energy demand growth. She is also Co-Investigator of Oxford Net Zero, an interdisciplinary research programme aimed at informing effective, equitable, and ambitious climate action. Radhika is Director of the Oxford India Centre for Sustainable Development, Somerville College. 

The ZERO Institute was launched by the Departments of Engineering Science, Materials, and Geography and the Environment in 2022 to bring together leading academics from a range of disciplines to address questions surrounding zero-energy systems and their implementation. It aims to establish Oxford as a centre of research excellence and thought leadership on global and equitable zero-carbon transition and has secured a £3.25m investment from the University’s Strategic Research Fund.