Yuncheng Liu

Yuncheng Liu

Using market research, program evaluation, and energy modeling, I am passionate about learning and contributing to the radical transformation of the energy sector and its role in climate change mitigation. I am interested in opportunities in energy consulting and strategy roles in the clean energy sector.

Career Interests

Energy Consulting; Mobility and Transportation; Electric Power Markets; Renewable Energy Project Development; Climate Policy
Employment Sought:
Internships

Education

Master of Environmental Management, May 2019
Nicholas School of the Environment
Duke University, Durham, NC
Concentration: Energy & Environment
Cooperative College 3-2 Accelerated Master’s Program Participant
Coursework: Modeling for Energy Systems, Electricity Markets, STATA and Energy Economics & Policy
Campus Involvement: Fuels Institute 2018 Case Competition (selected participant for Round Two over 25 teams) 
 
Bachelor of Arts, May 2017
University of Richmond (UR), Richmond, VA 
Major: Environmental Studies
Honor Theses: Food Systems and Security at the University of Richmond
Coursework: Calculus, Interpersonal Communication, GIS and Environmental Law & Policy

Professional Experience

Library Digital Scanning Consultant, Discovery Technology & Publishing, UR 
Scan photographs, faculty publications and theses and import them into photo software. Correct color and manipulate images as required using provided software to serve users through the creation and delivery of online digital collections and create digital collections that present materials to the wider scholarly community. March 2015-May 2017
 
Office Assistant, Office of Strategic Sourcing and Payments, UR 
Provide clerical and other duties in partnership with the Strategic Sourcing and Payments Staff. Support the University community by sourcing quality goods and services at competitive prices, promoting supplier diversity, practicing proper financial stewardship for payments, and responding to all inquiries from faculty, staff, and students. June 2015-August 2015
 
Inclusive Community Fund Committee, Office of Common Ground, UR 
Review grant proposals for projects that support understanding of inclusion and social justice issues ¥ Support programming and initiatives on campus that help to teach about diversity and difference such as Voices of UR including discussion panels of current social issues. October 2014-May 2015

Additional Information

Orientation Coordinator, Nicholas School Student Council, Duke University 
Work directly with Student Services in the Nicholas School and plan logistics such as hiring musicians and purchasing supplies. Take responsibility for Earth Day, Admitted Students Weekend, Orientation, and Summer Internship Panels including orientation leader recruitment and organization. January 2017-present
 
Downtown Ambassador, UR Downtown, Richmond, VA 
Contact student organizations in order to educate them on resources and experiences in historic downtown Richmond. Host First Fridays featuring art and music events and promote UR Downtown events. October 2014-May 2017
 
Spider Research Fellowship, UR 
Looked into the economic benefits of Virginia’s Natural Heritage Program (NHP). Utilized geographic data to define spatial relationships between environmental and economic variables. June 2016-August 2016

Skills

climate change
cost-benefit analysis
energy efficiency
marketing
sustainability

Graduation Date

May 2019

Additional Resources

Languages

English
Mandarin

Preferred Location

Mid-Atlantic
Northeast
Southeast
West

Preferred Sector

Academic Institution
Business / Industry
Consulting