PhD Defence: Lewend Mayiwar

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

  • Starts:10:00, 12 September 2023
  • Ends:15:00, 12 September 2023
  • Location:BI - campus Oslo, Auditorium Red 13 (A2-030)
  • Contact:PhD Administration (phd@bi.no)

PhD Candidate Lewend Mayiwar, Department of Leadership and Organizational Behaviour, will hold a public lecture and defence of his doctoral dissertation for the degree of PhD in BI Norwegian Business School’s PhD Programme:

Title of the Thesis:

“Emotion Regulation via Self-Distancing: Consequences for Risk-Taking and Cognitive Processing”

Public lecture on a given topic.

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

Time for Disputation: 12:00

The Evaluation Committee

  • Chair: Professor Jan Ketil Arnulf, BI Norwegian Business School
  • First opponent: Professor Susann Fiedler, Vienna University of Business and Economics
  • Second opponent: Associate Professor Stephan Dickert, Queen Mary University of London


  • Main supervisor: Professor Thorvald Hærem, BI Norwegian Business School
  • Co-supervisor: Associate Professor Erik Løhre, BI Norwegian Business School

The Doctoral Dissertation will be available in the library at 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.