Ryan Johnson

PhD Candidate, Sustainability Management
Ryan Johnson

Ryan Johnson is a PhD candidate in the Sustainability Management program with the School of Environment, Enterprise and Development. His research explores sustainability transitions and transformations by investigating the development of sustainability reporting frameworks for agriculture, including the specific metrics they include, and their underlying paradigms and philosophies. Curiosity and eclecticism have also inspired Ryan to undertake transdisciplinary research and consulting work in a diversity of other areas, including economic and community development, climate change mitigation and adaption, and nature-based solutions planning.


  • Sustainability Management
  • Philosophy
  • Social Sciences

Application Areas

  • Agricultural sustainability performance and measurement
  • Sustainability reporting
  • Economic and community development


  • Plan quality evaluation
  • Content analysis
  • Inferential and descriptive statistics
  • Exploratory data analysis