Senior Research Scientist, CSIRO Land & Water
Dr Elisha Frederiks is a research scientist with expertise across the fields of psychology, behavioural economics and social science. She specialises in applying key principles from these disciplines to investigate various social science challenges and opportunities, particularly in the residential energy domain. Elisha’s research aims to better understand, predict and positively influence the decision-making and behaviour of energy consumers. She currently leads a project team that conducts integrated, longitudinal and nation-wide surveying of energy consumers in an effort to better understand the complex nature of household energy use.