Faculty Profile

Øivind Hagen

Associate Professor - Campus Trondheim, Department of Leadership and Organizational Behaviour

Biography

I am an associate professor at the Department of Leadership and Organizational Behaviour, BI Norwegian Business School at BI Trondheim. I received my PhD in 2009 from Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Department of Psychology. Title of dissertation: “Do Socially Responsible Brands Lead to Socially Responsible Companies? Understanding Change in Expressive Organizations”. Prior to BI, I have worked as a research scientist at the research foundation SINTEF Technology and Society. I have also been affiliated with NTNU’s Industrial Ecology Programme. And, I have been a visiting scholar at institutions like Stanford University, University of California Berkeley, University South Carolina and University of Wales College of Cardiff (master student). My work has been published in journals like Corporate Reputation Review, Focus Journal,  International Journal of Innovation and Sustainable Development, Journal of Business Ethics, and Magma.

Research areas
Organizational change, organizational culture, organizational identity.
Organizational expressiveness, organizational communication, corporate social responsibility, legitimacy. Ethnographic research, case studies, qualitative methodology.

Teaching areas
Organizational behavior.
Organizational communication.
PR.

Publications registered in Cristin

(Current research information system in Norway)

Academic Degrees
Year Academic Department Degree
2009 Norwegian University of Science and Technology Ph.D.
1997 NTNU Master Cand. Polit.
1993 University of Bergen/Høgskolen Stord-Haugesund Cand.Mag
2009 Norwegian University of Science and Technology Ph.D.
1997 NTNU Master Cand. Polit.
1993 University of Bergen/Høgskolen Stord-Haugesund Cand.Mag
Work Experience
Year Employer Job Title
2010 - Present BI Norwegian Business School Associate Professor
1998 - 2010 SINTEF Technology and society Research scientist
2004 - 2009 Psykologisk institutt/ Program for industriell økologi NTNU PhD candidate
1997 - 1998 Programme for Industrial Ecology NTNU Research Assistant