Faculty Profile

Anne Welle-Strand

Professor - Department of Leadership and Organizational Behaviour

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(Current research information system in Norway)

Biography

Anne Welle-Strand is Professor in the Department of Leadership and Organizational Behaviour at BI Norwegian Business School. She holds a PhD degree from the University of Stockholm (1996) and an Advanced Degree in Education from the University of Oslo (1993).

Since 2007 Welle-Strand holds an endowed professorship in Development Studies and Microfinance and was Director of the former Center for Development Studies and Microfinance (MICRO) at BI. Previous positions include research positions at the University of Oslo and visiting scholarships at Stanford University, Xiamen University, Hong Kong University, Western Cape University, and Zimbabwe University. She was also an educational advisor for the UNESCO/NORAD on behalf of the Norwegian National Commission. 

Research areas
Sustainable Development and Poverty Reduction
Evaluation
Project Management
Education and Development, Education Management,  Educational Leadership, School Management;
Comparative and International Education, Higher Education, Education Policies

Teaching areas
Sustainable Development and Poverty Reduction
Education Management
Project Management.
Academic Degrees
Year Academic Department Degree
1996 Stockholm University Ph.D.
1993 University of Oslo Master Cand. Polit.
Work Experience
Year Employer Job Title
2007 - Present Centre for Development Studies and Microfinance (MICRO) Director
2004 - Present BI Norwegian Business School Professor
2002 - Present Centre for Education Management research (CEM) Director
1998 - 2004 BI Norwegian School of Management Associate Professor
1997 - 1998 University of Oslo Researcher
1993 - 1994 UNESCO Consultant