Morten Huse

  • Job title Professor  
  • Department Department of Communication and Culture  
  • Office number C4I-036  
  • Telephone +4746410620  
  • E-mail  


Education: Dr.oecon 1994 from Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration

Present position:
Professor of Organization and Management, Norwegian School of Management BI
Chair of Management and Governance, University of Witten/Herdecke

Some highlights:

  • a) Contributing to developing research and practice about women on boards and value creating boards
  • b) Contributing to the development of students and junior faculty,  research networks related to boards of directors, including EURAM, the value creating board and the Norefjell workshops.
  • c) Organizing UNECE expert meeting on governance in SMEs (2004), EURAM Presidency 2010-12, Involvement in the internationalization of the US Academy of Management
  • d) Best Paper Awards in Journal of Management (2000), EMR (2010), ANZAM (2011)

Research areas/ Areas of academic interest:
Boards of directors with focus on
  • value creation, strategic and entrepreneurial management
  • the human side of corporate governance,
  • board leadership/governance
  • women on corporate boards,
  • governance in SMEs and family firms.

Other research interests include

  • church leadership,
  • entrepreneurship and
  • ethics/business and society.

Teaching areas

Boards of directors and corporate governance
Women and diversity
Strategy and organization

Work Experience

YearEmployerJob title
2002 - PresentBI Norwegian Business SchoolProfessor
2015 - 2017University of Witten/HerdeckeUniv-Professor and Research Chair of Management and Governance
2012 - 2015Witten/Herdecke UniversityReinhard Mohn Chair of Management and Governance
2002 - 2013Hanken School of EconomicsGuest Researcher / Guest Professor
2006 - 2011University of Rome, Tor VergataGuest Researcher / Guest Professor
2001 - 2006Bocconi UniversityGuest Professor
1997 - 2002Stiftelsen KirkeforskningResearcher
1996 - 2001University of Lund / Halmstad UniversityGuest Professor
1996 - 2000University of JyväskyläGuest Professor
1989 - 1997Nordland Research InstitutePhD Candidate / Researcher
1988 - 1994Bodø University CollegeAssistant Professor
1986 - 1988Bonitas Management Consulting (Arthur Young)Director & Partner
1986 - 1987SAS International HotelsDirector of Finance, Deputy CEO
1981 - 1986Norges Brannkasse/Uni ForsikringMiscellaneous
1983 - 1984Norwegian Church AidTraining Manager
1978 - 1981Church of NorwayResearch
1978 - 1978Norwegian School of EconomicsResearch Assistant

Academic Degrees

YearAcademic departmentDegree
1994Norwegian School of EconomicsPh.D Dr. Oecon.
1984Various (University of Oslo, MF, ForsikringsAkademiet, University of Berg)Other
1976Norwegian School of Economics, NHHMaster of Science in Business

Publications registered in Cristin

(Current Research Information System In Norway)


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