Professor - Department of Leadership and Organizational Behaviour
Publications registered in Cristin
(Current research information system in Norway)
Arne regularly publishes in top international outlets. He has co-chaired sub-themes and workshops at EGOS, APROS and AOM and has reviewer experience from most leading organization science journals. His latest books are Idea Work, co-edited with Stewart Clegg and Reidar Gjersvik, and Research Alive, co-edited with Jane Dutton.
Professor Carlsen is currently Associate Editor in Management Learning.
Arne's research deals with issues of individual and collective human growth in organizations. He has published in journals, books and handbooks about knowledge management, pofessional service work, identity formation, organizational becoming, hope, wonder and positive organizational change.
Arne currently writes about idea work, imagination in hydrocarbon exploration, positive identity construction, what makes projects inspiring and the phenomenology and practice of wonder. He is an active participant in the tradition of Positive Organizational Scholarship. Much of his work also reflects a broad interest in practice theory, narrative psychology, strands of linguistic philosophy and classical pragmatism.
Managing for excellence
Positive organizational scholarship
Idea work and organizational creativity
|2005||Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)||Ph.D.|
|1988||Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)||Master of Science|
|2015 - Present||Management Learning, Sage||Associate Editor|
|2014 - Present||BI Norwegian Business School||Professor|
|2012 - 2014||BI Norwegian Business School||Associate Professor|
|2009 - 2011||Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Department of Interdisciplinary Studies of Culture||Post Doc (50%)|
|1999 - 2011||SINTEF Technology and Society||Senior Scientist|
|1997 - 2011||SINTEF Indistrial Management||Senior Scientist|
|2007 - 2008||NTNU, Center for studies of Radical Organizational Change (CROC)||Senior Researcher (25%)|
|1998 - 1999||ViewTech||US Market Representative|
|1997 - 1998||SRI International, Business Intelligence Centre||Research Fellow|
|1992 - 1997||SINTEF Industrial Development||Head of section|
|1989 - 1992||SINTEF Industrial Development||Research Scientist|