Faculty Profile

Ulf Andersson

Adjunct Professor - Department of Strategy and Entrepreneurship

Publications registered in Cristin

(Current research information system in Norway)


I am Professor of Business Administration at Mälardalen University, School of Business, Society and Engineering and Professor II at BI Norwegian Business School, Department of Strategy and Logistics. I have my doctorate from Uppsala University where I also was a Professor of International Business until 2008.

Before joining BI I was a Professor of Strategy and International Management at Copenhagen Business School. I am Area Editor of Journal of International Business Studies and I have been appointed visiting professor at Bocconi 2011, WU Wien 2007 – 2009, Johannes Keppler University 2011.

My research focuses on subsidiary development, knowledge governance and transfer, network theory, strategy and management of the MNE. Particularly I have utilized the Subsidiary External Embeddedness concept to understand subsidiary and MNE development and performance. Papers on these subjects and areas have been published by me and co-authors in e.g. Strategic Management Journal, Journal of International Business Studies, Organization Studies, Journal of World Business, Journal of Business Research, International Business Review, Management International Review. 



Academic Degrees
Year Academic Department Degree
1997 Uppsala University Ph.D Dr. Oecon.
1988 Uppsala University Bachelor
Work Experience
Year Employer Job Title
2013 - Present BI Norwegian Business School Adjunct professor
2011 - Present Johannes Kepler University Visiting Professor
2009 - Present Copenhagen Business School Professor
2008 - 2009 Copenhagen Business School Visiting Professor
2007 - 2009 Wirtschaft Universität Wien Visiting Professor
2004 - 2009 Uppsala University Professor
2001 - 2004 Uppsala University Associate Professor
2001 - 2003 Uppsala University Head of Department
2000 - 2001 Uppsala University Assistant Professor
1988 - 2000 Uppsala University Lecturer