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Andreas Nilsson

Title: Senior Lecturer School/office: Örebro University School of Business

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Phone: +46 19 303813

Room: N3025

Andreas Nilsson

About Andreas Nilsson

Andreas has a special interest in Leadership, Project management och Organization theory.

Assignments

Since September 2015 Andreas is Head of Business Administration and responsible for personnel and the development of the unit.

Teaching

Andreas has been teaching leadership, project management, organization theory, strategy, research methods and also supervised theses on undergraduate, graduate, and post graduate levels. Pedagogically he has a special interested in different kinds of examination to support learning and the relationship between  expected learning outcomes, modes of teaching, and examination in order to support students' development. Additionally, use of IT and internet to support education has also engaged him.

Research interests

Andreas' research touches upon leadership and project management as practice using research questions like 'what do project managers do when they lead projects?' or 'what do managers do when they delegate?'.

Publications

Articles in journals |  Chapters in books |  Conference papers |  Doctoral theses, monographs |  Licentiate theses, monographs | 

Articles in journals

Blomquist, T. , Hällgren, M. , Nilsson, A. & Söderholm, A. (2012). Project-as-practice: in search of project management research that matters. IEEE Engineering Management Review, 40 (3), 88-103.
Nilsson, A. & Wilson, T. L. (2012). Reflections on Barry W. Boehm's "A spiral model of software development and enhancement". International Journal of Managing Projects in Business/Emerald, 5 (4), 737-756.
Hällgren, M. , Nilsson, A. , Blomquist, T. & Söderholm, A. (2012). Relevance lost! : a critical review of project management standardisation. International Journal of Managing Projects in Business/Emerald, 5 (3), 457-485.
Blomquist, T. , Hällgren, M. , Nilsson, A. & Söderholm, A. (2010). Project-as-practice: in search of project management research that matters. Project Management Journal, 41 (1), 5-16.
Nilsson, A. (2005). The change masters: Project managers in short-duration projects. Project Perspectives, 27 (1), 42-45.

Chapters in books

Blomquist, T. , Hällgren, M. & Nilsson, A. (2006). Development of virtual teams and learning communities. In: Tripathy, K., Collaborating virtually: concepts and applications (pp. 121-131). Punjagutta, India: Icfai University Press.

Conference papers

Brinkfeldt, N. & Nilsson, A. (2015). Förstå mig rätt: tydligare tentamen för lärares och studenters skull. In: Universitetspedagogiska konferensen 2015 Gränslös kunskap. Program. Paper presented at Universitetspedagogiska konferensen 2015, Gränslös kunskap, Umeå, Sweden, October 8-9, 2015 (pp. 15-17). Umeå: Umeå universitet.
Blomquist, T. , Gällstedt, M. , Hällgren, M. , Nilsson, A. & Söderholm, A. (2006). Project as practice: making project research matter. In: Proceedings of IRNOP VII project research conference. Paper presented at 7th IRNOP Research Conference, Northwestern Polytech Univ, Xian, China, October 11-13, 2006 (pp. 540-549). Beijing: China Publishing House of Electronics Industry.
Hällgren, M. , Blomquist, T. , Nilsson, A. & Söderholm, A. (2006). Project management practice: making project management research matter. Paper presented at Irnop 2006, Xian, China, October 11-13, 2006.
Hällgren, M. & Nilsson, A. (2006). Project management practice: the activities of coordination in a meeting. In: Proceedings of IRNOP VII project research conference. Paper presented at 7th IRNOP Research Conference, Northwestern Polytech Univ, Xian, China, October 11-13, 2006 (pp. 526-539). Beijing: China Publishing House of Electronics Industry.
Blomquist, T. , Hällgren, M. & Nilsson, A. (2005). Development of Virtual Teams and Learning Communities. In: Méndez Vilas A., Gonzalez Pereira B., Mesa González, J. och Mesa González, J.A., Recent Research Developments in Learning Technologies Proceedings m-ICTE2005. Paper presented at Formatex, Badajos, Spain, March 15-18, 2005 (pp. 1184-1189). Badajos, Spain: Formatex Research Center.
Nilsson, A. & Söderholm, A. (2005). From Blueprints to maps in project management. Paper presented at EURAM Conference, Munich, Germany, May 4-7, 2005.
Nilsson, A. (2004). The Change Masters: Project Managers in Short-Duration Projects. Paper presented at IRNOP VI, Turku, Finland, August 25-27, 2004.
Nilsson, A. (2002). Team development in environments of simultaneous, short time projects. Paper presented at IRNOP V, International research network and organizing by projects, Rotterdam, Netherlands, May 29–31, 2002.

Doctoral theses, monographs

Nilsson, A. (2008). Projektledning i praktiken: Observationer av arbete i korta projekt. (Doctoral dissertation). Umeå: Handelshögskolan vid Umeå universitet.

Licentiate theses, monographs