Faculty Profile

Mark P. Kriger

Professor Emeritus - Department of Strategy and Entrepreneurship

Biography

Mark Kriger is Professor of Strategic Management at BI Norwegian School of Management in Oslo, Norway. He has a Doctorate from Harvard University in Business Administration as well as Master's degrees in Computer Science and Philosophy from the University of California at Berkeley and Massachusetts Institute of Technology respectively.

Research areas
Research interests are in the areas of strategic process, executive leadership, knowledge transfer and the creation of value, especially in information technology intensive companies.

Teaching areas
Mark Kriger teaches courses in Strategic Management, Executive Leadership and Change, and Strategic Process in the Doctoral, MBA, Executive MBA, Master of Science and Master of Management programs.

Publications

Kriger, Mark P. & Zhovtobryukh, Yuriy (2016)

Strategic Leadership for Turbulent Times

Palgrave Macmillan.

Kriger, Mark P.; Schuyler, Kathryn Goldman, Quinn, Robert & Waddock, Sandra (2015)

Sustainability, Profitability and Spiritual Wisdom:Re-imagining Paradoxes Facing Organizations

Academy of Management. Annual Meeting Proceedings Doi: 10.5465/AMBPP.2015.13754symposium

Kriger, Mark P. & Culén, Alma Leora (2014)

IT-facilitated industries and competitive spaces: the dance of the elephants

International Journal of Multidisciplinarity in Business and Science, 2(2), s. 62- 67.

Warner-Søderholm, Gillian & Kriger, Mark P. (2014)

The Art of Dealing with Religious and Cultural Diversity in the Classroom

International Journal of Business and Management, 9(10), s. 149- 160. Doi: 10.5539/ijbm.v9n10p149

Culén, Alma Leora & Kriger, Mark P. (2014)

Creating Competitive Advantage in IT-Intensive Organizations: A Design Thinking Perspective

Fui-Hoon Nah, Fiona (red.). HCI in Business

Kriger, Mark P. & Zhovtobryukh, Yuriy (2013)

Rethinking Strategic Leadership: Stars, Clans, Teams and Networks

Journal of Strategy and Management., 6(4), s. 411- 432. Doi: 10.1108/JSMA-09-2012-0051

Kriger, Mark P. (2013)

Wise Leadership in Organizations: Integrating Eastern and Western Paradigms

Neal, Judi (red.). Handbook of Faith and Spirituality in the Workplace

Kriger, Mark P. & Hanson, B.J. (2001)

A Value-based Paradigm for Creating Truly Healthy Organizations

Kunne ikke finne tidsskrift Whitty, M

Kriger, Mark P. (1999)

Utvikling av ‘high-end’ kunnskap

Underveis til Fremtiden: Kunnkapsledelse i teori og praksis

Kriger, Mark P. & Hanson, B.J. (1999)

A Value-based Paradigm for Creating Truly Healthy Organizations

Journal of Organizational Change Management, 12(4), s. 302- 317.

Malan, L.C. & Kriger, Mark (1998)

Making Sense of Managerial Wisdom

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Kaipa, Prasad & Kriger, Mark P. (1)

Empowerment, Vision, and Positive Leadership: An Interview With Alan Mulally, Former CEO, Boeing Commercial-Current CEO, Ford Motor Company

Journal of management inquiry [Kronikk]

Goldman-Schuyler, K; Skjei, S, Kriger, Mark P. & Yang, C (2013)

Waking Up at Work: Collaborative Research on Mindfulness and Awareness

[Academic lecture]. 73rd Annual Meetings of the Academy of Management.

Kriger, Mark P. & Zhovtobryukh, Yuriy (2013)

Re-thinking Strategic Leadership in Modern Capitalism: On the Role of Stars, Clans, Teams and Networks

[Academic lecture]. 73rd Annual Meetings of the Academy of Management.

Kriger, Mark P. (2013)

Towards an Integrative Theory of Strategy Process

[Academic lecture]. 33rd Annual Strategic Management Society Conference.

Kriger, Mark P. (2012)

Extending Strategizing Processes: Combining Cognitive, Emotional & Conative Knowledge in Firms

[Academic lecture]. 2nd Annual Meetings of the Academy of Management.

Kriger, Mark P. (2012)

Wise Leadership in Organizations: Integrating Eastern and Western Paradigms

[Academic lecture]. 2nd International Conference on Wisdom at Work.

Kriger, Mark P. (2011)

Exploring Inner and Outer Possibilities through Skillful Questioning: Inquiry, Imagination and Insight

[Academic lecture]. 38th Annual Organizational Behavior Teaching Conference.

Kriger, Mark P. & Rudisill, K. (2011)

Embodied Awareness and Leadership: Eastern and Western Approaches

[Academic lecture]. 71st Annual Meetings of the Academy of Management.

Kriger, Mark P. (2010)

Leadership Networks, Hierarchies and Stars in the Shadows

[Academic lecture]. Western Academy of Management Conference.

Kriger, Mark P. (2010)

Implications of the Buddhist Perspective for Effective Leadership in 21st Century Organizations

[Academic lecture]. Academy of Management Annual Meeting.

Kriger, Mark P. & Martinkenaite, Ieva (2010)

The Micro-Processes Strategic Leaders Use in Exploratory Strategy Processes: Opening Pandora’s Box

[Academic lecture]. 30th Annual Strategic Management Society Conference.

Kriger, Mark P.; Kandel, Abraham & Duarte, B (2009)

The Discovery and Creation of Superior Strategic Opportunities in Information Industries

[Academic lecture]. 29th Annual Strategic Management Society Conference.

Kriger, Mark P. (2009)

Leadership for Increasingly Turbulent Times: The Role of Imagination, Intuition and Primordial Wisdom

[Academic lecture]. the 69th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management.

Kriger, Mark P. (2008)

Sustainability: The Questions We Must Ask - But Are Afraid to Look At and Act On

[Academic lecture]. 68th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management,.

Kriger, Mark P. (2008)

The Transforming Power of Questions in the Classroom: Understanding How, When, and Why We Ask Questions

[Academic lecture]. 35th Annual Organizational Behavior Teaching Conference.

Kriger, Mark P. & Kandel, Abraham (2008)

The Role of Forms of Intuition and Tacit Knowledge in the Strategy Process of CEOs

[Academic lecture]. The 28th Annual Strategic Management Society Conference.

Kriger, Mark P. & Fry, Louis (2008)

Towards a Holonic Theory of Leadership: Multiple Levels of Being as Context for Enabling the Future

[Academic lecture]. the 68th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management.

Kriger, Mark P. & Kandel, Abraham (2008)

Implicit Learning and Intuitions are Intrinsic to Strategic Choice and Uncertainty

[Academic lecture]. The 2nd Annual Israel Strategy Conference.

Kriger, Mark P. (2000)

The Many Ways of Knowing: Implications for the Research and Teaching of Knowledge

[Academic lecture]. Re-Organizing Knowledge: Transforming Institutions.

Academic Degrees
Year Academic Department Degree
1983 Harvard University D.B.A.
1975 Massachusetts Institute of Technology M.S.
1970 University of California at Berkeley Master
1968 University of Massachusetts Bachelor
Work Experience
Year Employer Job Title
1995 - Present BI Norwegian Business School Professor of Strategic Management
2008 - 2008 Stanford University Visiting Scholar
2007 - 2007 University of Southern California Visiting Scholar
2002 - 2002 University of Massachusetts Visiting Scholar
2001 - 2001 Harvard University Visiting Scholar
1995 - 1995 Czechoslovak Management Center Visiting Professor of Business Administration
1988 - 1995 State University of New York at Albany Associate Professor of Business Administration
1980 - 1988 Northeastern University Assistant Professor/ Lecturer
1973 - 1976 Harvard University Research Associate & Systems Designer