NORSI is a consortium with 33 consortium partner institutions

Management Team, Executive Committee and General Assembly

Organisation: NORSI has a Management Team, an Executive Committee and a General Assembly where all partner institutions are represented.

Project Hosts: NORSI is hosted by the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) and co-hosted by our Swedish coordination unit, Stockholm School of Entrepreneurship (SSES). The Research Council of Norway and the member institutions fund NORSI.

NORSI Administration and Coordination: NORSI is coordinated by NTNU and Stockholm School of Entrepreneurship (SSES).

Partner Institutions and Network: NORSI is a networked based research school with 31 partner institutions.

NORSI Partners


The teaching faculty are all leading scholars and professors within the innovation field. They contribute internationally to innovation and netrepreneurship studies by publishing in, and serving on editorial boards of leading research journals and are all employed by leading academic institutions.

Course Faculty includes (among others);

Gry Agnete Alsos, Nord University;
Bjørn T. Asheim, University of Stavanger;
Ron Boschma, University of Utrecht;
Fulvio Castellacci, University of Oslo – TIC;
Tommy Høyvarde Clausen, Nord University;
Magnus Klofsten, Link¨oping University;
Lars Coenen, HVL/UIO;
Åsa Lindholm Dahlstrand, Lund University (CIRCLE);
Rune Dahl Fitjar,University of Stavanger (UIS);
Lene Foss, University of the Arctic – UiT;
Christoph Grimpe, Copenhagen Business School;
Magnus Gulbrandsen, University of Oslo – TIC;
Arne Isaksen, University of Agder;
Hans Landstrøm, Lund University (CIRCLE);
Marte Cecilie Wilhelmsen Solheim, University of Stavanger (UIS);
Keld Laursen, Copenhagen Business School;
Teis Hansen, University of Copenhagen & SINTEF;
Lea Fünfschilling, Lund University;
Lise Aaboen, NTNU;
Jessica Wadin, Lund University;
Atle Hauge, Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences (INN);
Karen Williams Middleton, Chalmers University of Technology);
Per Blenker, Aarhus University;
Markus Grillitsch, Lund University;
Merle Jacobs, Lund University;
Tina Saebi, NHH;
Lars Bengtsson, Lund University;
Trond Nilsen, Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences (INN);
Bjørn Erik Mørk, BI Norwegian Business School
Ben Martin, University of Sussex, UK;
Jerker Moodysson, Jönkjöping University;
Thomas Lauvås, Nord University;
Sarah Jack, Stockholm School of Economics (SSE);
Steffen Korsgaard, University of Southern Denmark (SDU);
Mats Westerberg, Luleå University of Technology;
Martin Rønningen, Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences (INN);
Anna Brattström, Lund University;
Tom Brokel, University of Stavanger (UIS);
Arnt Fløysand, Western Norway University of Applied Sciences (HVL)
Torben Schubert, Lund University (CIRCLE);
Einar Rasmussen, Nord University (Nord);
Jonas Söderlund, BI Norwegian Business School;
Rasmus Rahm, Stockholm School of Entrepreneurship (SSES);
Ulla Hytti, University of Turku;
Roger Sørheim, NTNU;
Bram Timmermans, NHH;
Johan Wiklund, Syracuse University;
Martin Andersson, Lund University (CIRCLE);
Pierre-Alexandre Balland, University of Utrecht;
Andrew Corbett, Babson College;
Tor W. Andreassen, NHH;
Markus Fitza, Frankfurt School of Finance & Management/Nord;
Jessica Lindberg, Stockholm University
Heidi Wiig, BI Norwegian Business School;


The representatives of partner institutions constitute the General Assembly and the Management Team consist of representatives from the host institutions and coordinators.

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