Professor - Department of Communication and Culture
Publications registered in Cristin
(Current research information system in Norway)
Dr.oecon 1994 from Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration
Professor of Organization and Management, Norwegian School of Management BI
Chair of Management and Governance, University of Witten/Herdecke
Contributing to developing research and practice about women on boards and value creating boards.
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.
Organizing UNECE expert meeting on governance in SMEs (2004), EURAM Presidency 2010-12.
Involvement in the internationalization of the US Academy of Management.
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; ethics/business and society
Boards of directors and corporate governance; women and diversity; Strategy and organization.
|1994||Norwegian School of Economics||Ph.D Dr. Oecon.|
|1984||Various (University of Oslo, MF, ForsikringsAkademiet, University of Bergen)||Other|
|1976||Norwegian School of Economics, NHH||Master of Science in Business|
|2002 - Present||BI Norwegian Business School||Professor|
|2015 - 2017||University of Witten/Herdecke||Univ-Professor and Research Chair of Management and Governance|
|2012 - 2015||Witten/Herdecke University||Reinhard Mohn Chair of Management and Governance|
|2002 - 2013||Hanken School of Economics||Guest Researcher / Guest Professor|
|2006 - 2011||University of Rome, Tor Vergata||Guest Researcher / Guest Professor|
|2001 - 2006||Bocconi University||Guest Professor|
|1997 - 2002||Stiftelsen Kirkeforskning||Researcher|
|1996 - 2001||University of Lund / Halmstad University||Guest Professor|
|1996 - 2000||University of Jyväskylä||Guest Professor|
|1989 - 1997||Nordland Research Institute||PhD Candidate / Researcher|
|1988 - 1994||Bodø University College||Assistant Professor|
|1986 - 1988||Bonitas Management Consulting (Arthur Young)||Director & Partner|
|1986 - 1987||SAS International Hotels||Director of Finance, Deputy CEO|
|1981 - 1986||Norges Brannkasse/Uni Forsikring||Miscellaneous|
|1983 - 1984||Norwegian Church Aid||Training Manager|
|1978 - 1981||Church of Norway||Research|
|1978 - 1978||Norwegian School of Economics||Research Assistant|