Background and activities

Espen Gressetvold is Associate Professor at NTNU Business School. Gressetvold’s interests cover marketing and innovation, and in particular industrial marketing, inter-organizational innovations and business networks. For the Spring Semester of 2016, he was Visiting Researcher at Queen Mary University London. Before he took on the position as Dean of the Business School in 2011, and Head of Department at the same place from 2017, Gressetvold worked ten years as Associate Professor at the same institution. Prior to that, he worked one year at NTNU Centre for Entrepreneurship.

 

Gressetvold is a board member and a deputy director of NRØA (National Advisory Board for Business Education) since 2013, and a board member of NFB (the Norwegian Research School in Business Economics). In addition, he has been project manager  (part-time) in 2004-2008 for a project within research-based new venture creation (FORNY), financed by the Norwegian Research Council.

 

Gressetvold holds a Ph.D (2004) and a Master’s degree (1994) from the Department of Industrial Economics and Technology Management, NTNU.

Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Journal publications

Books

  • Elvegård, Lin Olderøien; Gressetvold, Espen; Pettersen, Inger Johanne. (2013) Bedriftsledelse. Ulike perspektiver og tilnærminger til ledelse, økonomistyring og samfunnsansvar. Akademika forlag. 2013. ISBN 9788232101672.

Part of book/report

  • Gressetvold, Espen; Aune, Tina Bjørnevik. (2013) Bedrifter og nettverk: spesialisering og relasjonsutvikling i Autronica. Bedriftsledelse. Ulike perspektiver og tilnærminger til ledelse, økonomistyring og samfunnsansvar.
  • Aune, Tina Bjørnevik; Gressetvold, Espen. (2012) Organising Innovation Processes with Suppliers. Perspectives on supplier innovation : theories, concepts and empirical insights on open innovation and the integration of suppliers.
  • Gressetvold, Espen. (2009) Innovasjon og bedriftsnettverk. Teknologibasert nyskaping i Norge.
  • Gressetvold, Espen; Strømsnes, Dag. (2005) Offentlig-privat samarbeid (OPS) : et virkemiddel for effektivisering?. Modernisering av offentlig sektor : utfordringer, metoder og dilemmaer.
  • Gressetvold, Espen. (2003) Introduction to the Industrial Network Approcah. I Frihet og mangfold. Festskrift til Odd G. Arntzen. L. Fallan & O. Gustafsson (red.).

Report/dissertation

  • Gressetvold, Espen. (2004) Product Development - Effects on a Company's Network of Relationships. 2004. ISBN 8247162717.
  • Gressetvold, Espen; Holmen, Elsebeth; Pedersen, Ann-Charlott. (2002) Capabilities in Context: The Usefulness of the Concept of Episodic Network Contexts of Relationships for Understanding how a Firm Develops a New Capability. 2002. ISBN 82-7877-061-1. TØH-serien (6).
  • Gressetvold, Espen; Holmen, Elsebeth; Pedersen, Ann-Charlott. (2002) Capabilities in Context: The Usefulness of the Concept of Episodic Network Contexts of Relationships for Understanding how a Firm Develops a New Capability. 2002. ISBN 8278770611.
  • Reitan, Bjørnar; Gressetvold, Espen. (1996) Nyetablering i Norge : politikk og virkemidler. 1996.
  • Reitan, Bjørnar; Gressetvold, Espen. (1996) Nyetablering i Norge : politikk og virkemidler. 1996.