PhD Defence: Sigmund Valaker

PhD Candidate Sigmund Valaker, Department of Leadership and Organizational Behaviour, will hold a public lecture and defence of the doctoral dissertation.

The title of the doctoral dissertation is
"Breakdown of Team Cognition and Team Performance: Examining the influence of media and overconfidence on mutual understanding, shared situation awareness and contextualization"


Trial lecture
10:15-11:00: Trial lecture on given topic

12:15-: The doctoral candidate will publicly defend the doctoral dissertation

Be considerate, do not enter or leave during the session. Do not enter if you are late.

The Evaluation Committee

  • Chair: Associate Professor Hallvard Føllesdal, BI Norwegian Business School
  • First Opponent: Associate Professor Ingunn Dahler Hybertsen, NTNU/Luftkrigsskolen
  • Second Opponent: Professor Daniel R. Ilgen, Michigan State University


Associate Professor Thorvald Hærem, BI Norwegian Business School
has been the candidate´s supervisor.

Practical information

  • Time:Thursday, 04 May 2017 10:00 - 15:00
  • Place:BI - campus Oslo, Auditorium B2-010
  • Price:Free
  • Contact:BI PhD Administration (phd@bi.no)