Leonie Dendler, German Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR)
Leonie Dendler is a senior researcher within the risk communication department of the German Federal Institute for Risk Assessment leading a research group on the construction of trust in the context of regulatory science. Her projects focus on reputation management, stakeholder management and public engagement. She has previously worked for the Manchester Institute of Innovation Research, the Sustainable Consumption Institute and the Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research at the University of Manchester (UK) and Fudan University (China). An environmental scientist by training with a PhD from Manchester Business School (UK), her wider research interest lies in understanding institutional processes across international consumption and production systems with a particular focus on food. She has been board member of several international research networks and has written, reviewed and edited for various peer-reviewed journals, including the Journal of Cleaner Production, Science, Technology and Human Values and the British Food Journal.
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