Faculty Profile

Miha Skerlavaj

Professor - Department of Leadership and Organizational Behaviour


Miha Škerlavaj is Professor at the Department of Leadership and Organizational Behaviour, BI Norwegian Business School. He is also an Adjunct Professor of Management and Organization at University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Economics (FELU) in Slovenia. He received his Ph.D. from FELU. His work has been accepted for publication in journals such as Academy of Management Journal, Journal of Organizational Behavior, Leadership Quarterly, Human Resource Management, and many others. It has been covered in popular press such as The New York Times.  His work has been rewarded with several national and international honors and awards.

Škerlavaj is an active author, reviewer, editor and as an expert to several accreditation bodies for quality in higher education. He teaches PhD, MBA, executive, and master of science programs. He is involved in research collaboration projects with international organizations and is also hired to hold invited talks for practitioners on organizational development and change, OB, HRM and innovation management-related topics. 
Research areas
Proactive and prosocial organizational behaviors (e.g. creativity, innovation, intra-organizational networks, work engagement; job crafting; cultural intelligence ...).

Organizational development and change (e.g. change management, knowledge management and hiding, organizational learning, organizational culture ...).

Creativity and innovation management (e.g. implementing creative ideas, nontechnological innovations, business model innovations, service innovations).

Teaching areas
Managing knowledge work, creativity and innovation
Organizational behaviour
Organizational network analysis
Multilevel issues in management and organization
Human resource management

Publications registered in Cristin

(Current research information system in Norway)

Academic Degrees
Year Academic Department Degree
2007 University of Ljubljana Ph.D.
2003 University of Ljubljana Master of Science
2001 University of Ljubljana Bachelor
2007 University of Ljubljana Ph.D.
2003 University of Ljubljana Master of Science
2001 University of Ljubljana Bachelor
Work Experience
Year Employer Job Title
2015 - Present BI Norwegian Business School Professor
2013 - Present University of Ljubljana Adjunct Associate Professor in Management
2013 - 2015 BI Norwegian Business School Associate Professor
2013 - 2013 University of Ljubljana Associate Professor in Management
2011 - 2013 BI Norwegian Business School Adjunct Associate Professor
2008 - 2013 University of Ljubljana Assistant Professor in Management
2010 - 2011 University of Ljubljana Head of the Quality Assurance Committee and CEQUAL (Center for Quality Assurance and Learning)
2010 - 2010 University of Castilla, La Mancha, Spain Visiting Professor
2008 - 2009 University of Ljubljana Project Manager for AACSB Assurance of Learning Goals
2001 - 2007 University of Ljubljana Research and Teaching Assistant in Management
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