Dr Kevin Burchell

Kevin is an interpretive social scientist, with a focus on producing research that is of value across academic, policy and practitioner domains. His research interests are: domestic energy, climate adaptation and resilience, smart meters, behaviour and practice, domestic energy and knowledge, community action and participation, participatory action research, public engagement and public dialogue, and critical social marketing. Kevin joined Policy Studies Institute in 2014. Previously, he was a Senior Research Fellow at Kingston University, a Research Fellow at LSE, and he has a PhD from LSE.


  • 1999-2005 PhD, Department of Geography and Environment, LSE.
  • 1997-1998 MSc Human Geography Research (Distinction), as above.
  • 1994-1997 BSc Geography (First class), as above

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