Professor at DTU Management, PhD in Energy Systems Analysis, and researcher in modelling of green energy systems, Marie Münster, receives IDAs Agnes and Betzy Prize in 2021.
Two of the great trends of the time – the green transformation of society and equality – form the focal point of Marie Münster’s career. For this reason, Marie Münster receives the Danish Association of Engineers, IDA’s, equality award, the Agnes and Betzy prize this year.
Marie Münster has contributed widely to promoting gender equality through her position as one of the few female professors at DTU. In addition, since 2009 Marie Münster has been a member of the Advisory Board for DTU’s Master in Sustainable Energy and has been course director for several of the major courses in this master’s programme. Marie Münster has spearheaded the establishment and running of an annual alumni seminar on the master’s programme, and more than half of the PhD students Marie Münster has been the main supervisor for have been women.