Since April 2020 Tobias Wendler is working as a postdoc in the research group "Innovation and Structural Economics" (Prof. Dr. Jutta Günther) at the University of Bremen. He is also involved in the establishment of the Bremen Research Centre for Energy Systems (BEST) under the direction of Prof. Dr. Johanna Myrzik. In the working group he is head of the research area "Sustainability, Energy and Environmental Innovations", within which he is in charge of the project "H2B". His dissertation deals with the effects of environmental innovations on the reduction of greenhouse gases and the conservation of natural resources as well as the relevance of social and political conditions for the introduction of environmental innovations by companies. His research interests lie in the fields of environmental, innovation and institutional economics.
He studied economics at the University of Bremen (B.Sc. 2015) and subsequently did an internship in an economic consultancy. From October 2016 to March 2020 he worked as a research assistant (PhD candidate) in the research group "Innovation and Structural Economics" (Prof. Dr. Jutta Günther).