PhD Defence: Katarzyna Adamska

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

  • Starts:10:00, 11 December 2023
  • Ends:15:00, 11 December 2023
  • Location:BI - campus Oslo, Auditorium Blue 5
  • Contact:PhD Administration (phd@bi.no)

PhD Candidate Katarzyna Adamska, Department of Leadership and Organizational Behaviour, will hold a public lecture and defence of her doctoral dissertation for the degree of PhD in BI Norwegian Business School’s PhD Programme.

Title of the Thesis:

“Mindsets In Organizations – How Fixed and Growth Beliefs Influence Employee Outcomes”.

Public lecture on a given topic.

Time for Public Lecture: 10:00 – 10:45

Time for Disputation: 12:00   

The Evaluation Committee:

  • First opponent: Altshuler Professor Don Vandewalle, Southern Methodist University
  • Second opponent: Professor Veronika Job, University of Vienna
  • Chairman of the committee is Professor Anders Dysvik, BI Norwegian Business School


  • Main supervisor: Professor Bård Kuvaas, BI Norwegian Business School.
  • Co-supervisor: Professor Christina G. Leonore Nerstad, BI Norwegian Business School

For the disputation, the academic procession will arrive at 12:00 sharp and the public must take their seat before this time.