Tim Schittekatte is a Postdoctoral Associate at the MIT Energy Initiative (MITEI) where he conducts research and teaches about power market design and regulation. Prior to joining MITEI, he was a research fellow at the Florence School of Regulation (FSR) at the European University Institute (EUI). Before, he was a visiting researcher at the Grid Integration Group of the Lawrence Berkeley National Lab and a junior economist at Microeconomix in Paris. He graduated as an engineer from Ghent University, Belgium and completed the EMIN program, an international master in economics. He holds a Ph.D. in energy economics from University Paris-Sud XI.