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Tor Geir Kvinen

Associate Professor

Associated Professor

9I170 ( Universitetsveien 19, Kristiansand )

Tor Geir Kvinen is an Associate Professor at the School of Business and Law at the University of Agder. He holds a PhD from Aalborg University, a Master’s degree in Management from BI Center of Management, and a cand.mag. from the University of Stavanger. The PhD dissertation from 2015 was on co-creation in adventure parks with the subtitle how can human resources be used in the co-creation of experiences.

Kvinen is a former Senior Researcher at Agderforskning, as well as a college lecturer for over 15 years at BI Norwegian Business School, where he has lectured in more than 25 subjects from the basic level to master's level. Kvinen has also been associated with the University of Tromsø and the Norwegian University of Science and Technology.

Kvinen has received BI Norwegian Business School’s National Lecturer Award. According to the jury, "Tor Geir has a fresh and involving style. He is able to combine theory and practice in an outstanding way. "

Kvinen has more than 25 years of experience as a course leader and consultant within organization and management development for the private and public sector through his company, Kvinen Consult AS. 

Kvinen has been and is a member of various board of directors for private and public companies. 

Courses and teaching

ORG109 Organizational theory

ORG969 HR in Organizations, Executive MBA

ORG976 Change management and organizational change

ORG977 The leadership role in theory and practice

ORG978 Project Management

ORG979 Self-management and coaching

ORG989 Digitization, change management and organizational development

ORG993 Change Agent - a practical leadership program in change management

ORG999 Co-creative organizations

Supervision bachelor and master students

Courses lectured at other universities and colleges: HR, change management, project management, coaching, co-creation / co-creation, experience economics and several subjects within strategy, organization and management

Academic interests

HR, change management, project management, coaching, co-creation / co-creation, experience economics as well as in strategy, organization and management.

Scientific publications

  • Wallevik, Kristin; Nyhus, Ellen K.; Kvinen, Tor Geir (2017). Sørlandet eier en hemmelighet.

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