Trial lecture and disputation

27 March 2015 10:00 - 27 March 2015 15:00

Auditorium C107, Campus Helgeland, Mo i Rana

Marianne Terese Steinmo will hold a trial lecture and defend her thesis for the degree Philosophiae Doctor (PhD) at the Business School at University of Nordland, campus Helgeland Friday the 27th of March 2015.

Thesis title:

How Firms use University-Industry Collaboration to Innovate: The Role and Development of Social Capital and Proximity Dimensions

Trial lecture title:

According to the proximity perspective that you use to address university-industry relations, what types of innovations are more likely to be worked out? Is there a relation between the nature of proximity and the types of innovation (radical vs incremental)?

Trial lecture: 10:00am
Disputation: 12:00 noon

Members of the assessment committee: 

Dr. Pablo D'Este, Polytechnic University of Valencia (UPV)
Dr. Rosa Grimaldi, University of Bologna
Professor Tommy Høyvarde Clausen, Business School UiN


Primary supervisor: Professor Roger Sørheim, Business School UiN
Co-supervisor: Associate Professor Einar Rasmussen, Busines School UiN