Professor ved ISS, UiO
Professor ved institutt for ledelse, politikk og filosofi CBS, København (20%)
Haldor Byrkjeflot is professor in Sociology at department of Sociology and Human Geography at University of Oslo and adjunct professor at the Center for Civil Center studies at Copenhagen Business School. From 2015 to 2019 Byrkjeflot was academic director of one of the three major strategic priority areas at University of Oslo; UiO Nordic and also from 2018 to 2019 chair of the board of ReNEW, a strategic research cooperation among Nordic universities doing research on the Nordic models. Currently he is exploring issues related to historical-comparative research, organization theory, associational governance, and the making and circulation of ideas across societies. His publications cover a broad specter of social scientific problems such as logics of employment systems, the globalization of the MBA, knowledge regimes, comparative healthcare and public sector reforms as well as management systems and bureaucracy. Among his publications are: Bureaucracy and Society in Transition: Comparative Perspectives (edited volume) “Paradoxes of reputation management in public organizations”, “The decentralized path challenged? Nordic healthcare reforms in comparison”, “Nordic management: from functional socialism to shareholder value” as well as: The Democratic Challenge to Capitalism. Management and Democracy in the Nordic Countries (edited volume)
Nordiske modeller. Historisk-komparative studier. Organisasjonsteori, ledelse, arbeidsliv. Kunnskap og politikk, Helsepolitikk og helseledelse.
Faglig leder/direktør for UiO:Norden 2015- 2019
Dr.Polit Universitetet i Bergen
Forsker ved Uni Rokkansenteret