PhD Defence: Christian Winther Farstad

Public lecture and defence of the doctoral dissertation for the degree of PhD

  • Starts:10:00, 16 June 2022
  • Ends:15:00, 16 June 2022
  • Location:Campus Oslo auditorium A2-030
  • Contact:PhD Administration (phd@bi.no)

PhD Candidate Christian Winther Farstad, Department of Leadership and Organizational Behaviour, will hold a public lecture and defence of his doctoral dissertation.

Title of the thesis:

“Leaders for art’s sake? Potentials and requirements for developing cross-functional leadership in the field of art”

Public lecture on a given topic.

Time for Public Lecture: 10.00-11.00

Time for Disputation: 12.00

The Evaluation Committee:

  • Chair: Associate Professor Hallvard Føllesdal, BI Norwegian Business School
  • First Opponent: Professor Tina Kiefer, Warwick Business School, University of Warwick
  • Second Opponent: Professor Filip De Fruyt, Ghent University


Professor Sigrid Røyseng, BI Norwegian Business School has been the candidate´s main supervisor, and Professor Jan Ketil Arnulf, BI Norwegian Busienss School, has been the candidate´s co-supervisor.

The Doctoral Dissertation is available in the library at BI Norwegian Business School.

For the disputation, the academic procession will arrive at 12:15 sharp and the public must take their seat before this time.