Research

Department of Communication and Culture

The department combines humanist and social science perspectives and places communication for leaders, public relations, arts management, and intercultural communication at the centre of its cross-disciplinary research and teaching.

Our course portfolio includes three of BIs specialised bachelor programmes Communication Leadership and Creative Industries Management and a new bachelor programme Digital communication and marketing from fall 2019, as well as nine Executive Master of Management Programmes. Our faculty deliver insightful research-based teaching for the most engaging learning experience throughout all our programmes. A third of our 45 academic personnel have a multinational background, building the basis for strong interactions between international and national/Norwegian perspectives in teaching and research.

Benedicte Brøgger

Head of Department Department of Communication and Culture +4746410644

Contact

Silje Engeseth
Head of Administration

E-mail: silje.engeseth@bi.no
Administration: +47 46 41 01 50

BI Norwegian Business School
Nydalsveien 37
N-0484 Oslo

Switchboard: +47 46 41 00 00

Our profile

Today, leaders need to develop an understanding of the communicative patterns and cultural practices that shape their organizations and interpersonal networks – including traditional, digital, and new media. To meet this need our Department offers theoretical and practical foundations and critical perspectives on which to build successful human and corporate relations. This is tailored specifically for the study of management in a global context with an emphasis on the following three areas:

Our research and teaching with an emphasis on communication management focuses on corporate communications, public relations and intercultural communication in digital, global, and new media environments. For more information, please visit the Centre for Corporate Communication and the Nordic Centre for Internet and Society. 

Our research and teaching with an emphasis on education management focuses evaluating and developing ways to enrich and enhance the educational system at all levels.  Our thought leadership programs are designed to increase learning outcomes through effective school management for all stakeholders.

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  • Thursday, 28 March 2019 - ballade.no

    The music industry has been digitized

    But what does this mean in practice? And how is it experienced in people's working day? musicologist and Adjunct lecturer at BI Norwegian Business School Audun Molde gives us an insight.

  • Friday, 22 March 2019 - kristiansand-chamber.no

    Leaders have been challenged on their own goals

    When Steinar Bjartveit, lecturer at BI Norwegian Business School, met more than 100 people from the business network Nordic Arena this week, he challenged leaders on their individual goals as a…

  • Tuesday, 19 March 2019 - resett.no

    Election researcher: For close ties between public relations and politics

    Politicians and people working with public relations are not corrupt even though they are friends and help each other, but it can weaken the confidence of politicians, says election researcher Bernt…

  • Monday, 18 March 2019 - hegnar.no

    New Hydro CEO calls for more women in the industry

    Hilde Merete Aasheim hopes to be a role model for others when she pursues Svein Richard Brandtzæg and becomes Hydro's first female CEO. Professor Peggy Simcic Brønn at BI Norwegian Business School…

Magazine

Communication for leaders

Communication for Leaders is a Science Communication Magazine published by Centre for Corporate Communication and Department of Communication and Culture at BI Norwegian Business School.

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