Derek Garfield

Derek Garfield
PhD student researcher focusing on innovation and system transitions in forestry practices using fast-growing broadleaf species.


Derek has a background in politics and sustainable development with an interest in the politics and process of sustainability transitions. His ambition is to provide policy relevant research that will contribute to societal transitions towards sustainablity. 


Derek has led educational workshops within the Master's of Sustianble Development joint program at Uppsala University and SLU often with a focus on futures studies methods, systems thinking, and transitions dynamics.