Johannes Schuler studied Psychology at the University of Mannheim and the UCJC Madrid (Spain) with a scholarship from the Heinrich-Boell-Foundation. Subsequently he specialized in Environmental Psychology at the Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg.
From 2012 to 2016 he worked as research associate and international affairs coordinator in Psychology at the University of Mannheim with a focus on judgment and decision making, social cognition and quantitative methods. He conducted further research stays at Ohio-State University (OH, USA 2016) with a grant from DAAD and at University Grenoble Alpes (France, 2017) and obtained his PhD in 2017 at the Department of Economic and Consumer Psychology. Later he worked as lecturer for Market and Advertising Psychology (FOM University) and consultant for survey design, statistics and market research.
In 2018, he joined the Competence Center for Sustainability and Infrastructure Systems at Fraunhofer ISI as a project manager.