Digital PhD Defence - Njål Andersen

  • Starts:09:30, 22 March 2021
  • Ends:12:30, 22 March 2021
  • Location:Online
  • Contact:PhD Administration (phd@bi.no)

PhD Candidate Njål Andersen, Department Leadership and Organizational Behaviour, will defend his thesis for the Doctor Philosophiae degree at BI Norwegian Business School.

Title of the thesis:
“No article is an island entire of itself.
Extending bibliometric science mapping in the field of management with social network analysis.”

Title of trial lecture:
“How can bibliometric reviews contribute to theoretical advancement in management scholarship?”

The Evaluation Committee:

  • Chair: Professor Thorvald Hærem, BI Norwegian Business School
  • First Opponent: Professor Fang Lee Cooke, Monash University, Australia
  • Second Opponent: Professor Michael J. Morley, University of Limerick


Professor Anders Dysvik, BI Norwegian Business School, has been the candidate´s main supervisor, and Professor Adrian Furnham, BI Norwegian Business School, has been the candidate´s co-supervisor.