Background and activities

Hans Solli-Sæther is a professor at the Department of International Business. He holds a PhD degree from BI Norwegian Business School and a MSc degree from University of Oslo. His research interests include the intersection of strategy, organization and project management with a particular emphasis on topics of outsourcing and offshoring.

Teaching areas

  • International business strategy
  • International organization and management
  • Global sourcing and supply chain management
  • Project management

Research areas

  • Cooperative strategies
  • Inter-organizational projects
  • Information systems

Scientific, academic and artistic work

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Journal publications


  • Solli-Sæther, Hans; Gottschalk, Petter. (2010) Managing IT Outsourcing Performance. IGI Global. 2010. ISBN 9781605667966.
  • Gottschalk, Petter; Solli-Sæther, Hans. (2009) E-Government Interoperability and Information Resource Integration -Frameworks for Aligned Development. Information Science Reference. 2009. ISBN 9781605666488.
  • Gottschalk, Petter; Solli-Sæther, Hans. (2004) Outsourcing av IT : strategi og styring ved tjenesteutsetting. Fagbokforlaget. 2004. ISBN 8245001996.

Part of book/report

  • Halse, Lise Lillebrygfjeld; Nujen, Bella; Solli-Sæther, Hans. (2019) The role of institutional context in backshoring decisions. International business in a VUCA world : the changing role of states and firms.
  • Nujen, Bella Belerivana; Halse, Lise Lillebrygfjeld; Solli-Sæther, Hans. (2015) Backsourcing and knowledge re-integration : a case study. Advances in production management systems : innovative production management towards sustainable growth : IFIP WG 5.7 International Conference, APMS 2015 Tokyo, Japan, September 7–9, 2015, Proceedings, Part II.
  • Solli-Sæther, Hans; Flak, Leif Skiftenes. (2012) Samhandling og nytte fra e-forvaltningsprosjekter. Gevinstrealisering og offentlige IKT-investeringer.