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Rick D. Johnson, D.M.

As a Doctor of Management (D.M.) and Professional Registered Scientist (RSci), Dr. Johnson is a managerial psychologist and primarily specializes in the architecture, engineering, and construction professions. He has established an elevated level subject matter expertise in management science and practice, which includes the theory and application of program & project management on a global scale. As an inducted presidential member of the National Society of Leadership and Success (NSLS); Dr. Johnson has also evolved his leadership skills to a recognized national level through the Sigma Alpha Pi chapter of Lawrence Technological University and is a full member of the NSLS with commitment to leadership growth, service, and activity. He is a professional member of the Institute of Science and Technology (IST) among other applicable professional organizations. Dr. Johnson has been an academic and scientific journal reviewer for the Academy of Management and an editor and reviewer for the Journal of Business and Management Sciences and the American Journal of Civil Engineering and Architecture. As such, he is gaining expert insight on matters of industry and academia as viewed by other practitioners, scholars, and scientists. Please visit Dr. Johnson on LinkedIn for more information at:

Scholarship & Research



Journal of Leadership Studies-Symposium Piece-Relational Leadership: Perspectives of Key Constructs on Diversity, Inclusion, and Social Equity in Higher Education

Psychology Today
Blog Posts Published


American Psychological Association Conference-Utilizing Clinical Hypnotherapeutic Intervention with CBT to Treat Pandemic-Aug. 13-2021 Symptomology

ILA Conference Geneva Switzerland 2021
Presenter -Topic-"The Stress Arc in Leadership and 3 Powerful Disciplines for Mitigating Major Stress Impacts in a New Era"-Upcoming
Presenter -Topic-“Improving Higher Education’s Role in Diversity and Social Equity through Relational Leadership in the New Era”-Upcoming
Presenter-Topic-"Healthcare Leadership-Using Virtuous Leadership in Chaos to Reimagine Beneficial Practices of Employee Cognitive Psychology"-Upcoming
2021-Knowledge Without Boundaries National Summit-College of Doctoral Studies Research Conference-University of Phoenix-Panel Discussion-"Exploring Emergent Trends in Leadership and Education"-Based on published symposia article from the Journal of Leadership Studies-


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College of Doctoral Studies