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Tony G. Reames


Associate Professor

On temporary leave of absence as he serves as Deputy Director for Energy Justice at the U.S. Department of Energy. He leads the Office of Energy Justice Policy and Analysis in the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity.

  • Ph.D., Public Administration, University of Kansas, 2014
  • Master of Engineering Management, Kansas State University, 2007
  • B.S. Civil Engineering, North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, 2002
Office Location
2538 Dana, 440 Church St, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1041
Research Interests

Tony G. Reames conducts research in the emerging field of energy justice, which investigates fair and equitable access to affordable, reliable, and clean energy technology. His research employs energy analysis, geographic information systems (GIS), and policy analysis tools to study disparities in urban residential energy dynamics focusing on the production and persistence of spatial, racial, and socioeconomic inequality. Watch an interview on how his research interests evolved.