Faculty Profile

Steffen Johannessen

Adjunct Lecturer - Department of Communication and Culture

Biography

Steffen F. Johannessen has been employed as lecturer and national course responsible at the Institute for Communication and Culture, BI Norwegian Business School, since 2010. Courses taught include Economic Anthropology, Understanding Culture, Globalization, Social Networks and Communities, and Communication in Organizations. Johannessen has a PhD in Social Anthropology from the German Martin-Luther-University of Halle-Wittenberg. Johannessen's focus of research has centered on Indian Ocean militarization, culture and politics related to the Chagossian diaspora. Johannessen holds a postdoc position at the University of Southeast Norway, where he is conducting an ethnographic study of the Unesco World Heritage site of Rjukan and Notodden.

Publications registered in Cristin

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Academic Degrees
Year Academic Department Degree
2016 Martin-Luther-University, Halle-Wittenberg,Halle (Saale) Germany PhD
2005 University of Oslo Master
2003 University of Oslo Cand.Mag
2016 Martin-Luther-University, Halle-Wittenberg,Halle (Saale) Germany PhD
2005 University of Oslo Master
2003 University of Oslo Cand.Mag
Work Experience
Year Employer Job Title
2017 - Present University College Southeast Norway Postdoc in Industrial Heritage
2011 - Present BI Norwegian Business School Adjunct Senior Lecturer
2010 - 2010 BI Norwegian Business School Lecturer
2008 - 2009 Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology PhD Candidate
2005 - 2008 Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg PhD Candidate