Francis X. Johnson

Senior Research Fellow with Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI), Sweden

Francis X. Johnson is Senior Research Fellow with Stockholm Environment Institute and currently leads the global SEI initiative on Governing Bioeconomy Pathways. He was previously a Senior Research Associate with Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, USA. He has twenty-five years of experience analysing bioresource strategies and policies, particularly in sub-Saharan Africa. He has served in expert groups associated with IEA, UNIDO, FAO, SCOPE/UNESCO, UNCTAD and the European Commission. He has degrees in Systems Science, Operations Research, and Public Policy and a PhD in Energy and Climate systems. He was a Lead Author for the IPCC Special Report on Climate Change and Land.