Xue Gao

Biography

Xue Gao is an Assistant Professor at the Askew School of Public Administration and Policy at Florida State University. Her research focuses on the interplay between policy, politics, technology, and society in the energy transition process. Her research encompasses various aspects of the energy transition, including the policy-making process, evaluation of energy programs, innovation and entrepreneurship in renewable energy, and energy justice. Her research has been funded by NSF and the Department of Energy. Her findings have been published in journals such as Science, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Policy Studies Journal, Technovation, Energy Policy, and Global Environmental Politics. She earned her Ph.D. in Public Policy from the LBJ School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin. She also holds an M.S. in Statistics and Data Science from The University of Texas at Austin, an M.A. in Public Administration from Tsinghua University, China, and a B.A. in Economics from Southeast University, China.

Education

Ph.D. in Public Policy from the LBJ School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin

M.S. in Statistics and Data Science from The University of Texas at Austin

M.A. in Public Administration from Tsinghua University, China

B.A. in Economics from Southeast University, China

Xue Gao

Ph.D.

Assistant Professor in Public Administration

xg23d@fsu.edu