National Centre for Energy Systems Integration

Staff Profile

Sarah Sheehy

Research Assistant



I am a Research Assistant in Energy Systems Modelling at the EPSRC National Centre for Energy Systems Integration, working with Dr Haris Patsios on the North of Tyne Energy Systems Integration Case Study.

I am currently completing an EPSRC funded PhD in Energy Systems Modelling in the Department of Engineering at Durham University, supervised by Dr Behzad Kazemtabrizi and Dr Matthias Troffaes. I am also a PhD Fellow of the Durham Energy Institute, and member of Durham’s CDT in Energy.

In 2018 I was seconded to the Cabinet Office (Open Innovation Team) as a Policy Advisor.


  • MSc Operational Research (University of Strathclyde, 2014)
  • MEng New and Renewable Energy (University of Durham, 2013)