Joey Dabell is a Project Leader with the multi-discipline Smart Microgrid Applied Research Team (SMART) at BC Institute of Technology. As a faculty researcher she functions as project manager on research, development and demonstration projects as part of BCIT’s Smart Microgrid Program. In this role she works with funding agencies, leads development and integration of renewable energy projects, contributes to research publications, coordinates microgrid related training and outreach activities, and facilitates collaborations between academic, industry and community partners.
Joey’s personal research interests are at the intersection of microgrid and renewable energy technologies with social and economic change towards development of long-term sustainability for communities. She is an active member of BCIT's Sustainability Committee, and has participated in several international conferences on renewable energy and sustainability. Joey holds a M.E.T. from UBC, a B.Tech. (Computer Systems) from BCIT, and Dipl.T. (Civil/Structural Engineering) from VCC.