Amela is an Associate Professor in Energy Economics at TU Wien. She holds a M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering (2002), a PhD (2006) and a Venia Docendi (2016) in Energy Economics from TU Wien. Amela joined the Energy Economics Group (EEG) in 2002, focusing in her research on energy related aspects in the transport sector. She was on research leave several times (e.g., as a visiting researcher at the Energy Research Centre of the Netherlands (ECN) and at the International Energy Agency (IEA), as well as a guest lecturer at the Czech Technical University in Prague). Furthermore, she has acted as a guest editor for a special issue of the journal Energy Policy (Elsevier) on “Modelling transport (energy) demand and policies”. Amela has comprehensive teaching, supervision, reviewing and examination experience of bachelor, master and PhD students. She has been involved in many topic-related national and international research projects both as a project partner and coordinator. Her main field of research in these projects focuses in sustainable energy transition analysis on the energy-transport nexus. She has also made a considerable number of scientific conference contributions worldwide and authored more than 50 peer-reviewed scientific papers and book contributions. Amela is an active member of various academic and scientific committees and associations.