Terje Grønning

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Academic Interests

  • Innovation and learning
  • Workplace learning
  • Organization studies
  • Biotechnology, pharmaceutical and automobile industries

Teaching

  • PED2730 Workplace Learning
  • PED4331 Workplace larning in knowledge society master thesis seminar
  • PED4400 Knowledge, education and learning - Introduction 
  • PED4410 Organization of knowledge and learning within various professions
  • PED4440 Learning, technology and  work, part II - Workplace Learning

Higher education and employment history

  • Cand.Mag. (1984) University of Oslo with the subjects Spanish, Japanese and Social Anthropology.
  • M.A. (1989) from Ritsumeikan University, Japan, in applied sociology.
  • Ph.D. (1992) from Ritsumeikan University, Japan, in applied sociology.

Appointments

  • Board member Centre for Entrepreneurship, University of Oslo 
Tags: Education, Workplace learning, Japan

Publications

Grønning, T. (2013). "Business models and innovation activities within new industries: The case of medical biotechnology", in B. Ran (Ed), Global perspectives on technological innovation.Charlotte, NC: Information Age Publishing.

Fevolden, A. M. & Grønning, T. (2010): "Combining Innovation and Capacity Utilization in High Throughput Systems: Moving Beyond the Product Life Cycle Model by Introducing Second-order Innovations" in Industry and Innovation” 17 (6), pp. 609-628.

Grønning, Terje (2009). "Biotechnology in Norway: A marginal sector or future core activity?", in Fagerberg, Jan, David C. Mowery and Bart Verspagen (eds.) Innovation, Path Dependency and Policy: The Norwegian Case. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 235-262.

Grønning, Terje, Svein Erik Moen and Dorothy Sutherland Olsen (2008). "Low innovation intensity, high growth and specialized trajectories: Norway", in C. Edquist and L. Hommen (eds.) Small Country Innovation Systems: Globalization, Change and Policy in Asia and Europe. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing, pp. 281-318.

Grønning, Terje (1998). "Whither the Japanese Employment System? The Position of the Japan Employers' Federation", Industrial Relations Journal, Vol. 29, No. 4 (December, 1998).

Grønning, Terje (1997). "The Emergence and Institutionalization of Toyotism: Subdivison and Integration of the Labour Force at Toyota Motor Corporation from the 1950s to the 1970s", Economic and Industrial Democracy, Vol 18, No. 3 (August, 1997), pp. 423-455.
 

  • Grønning, Terje (2017). Co-Existence of Bureaucracy and Post-Bureaucracy: The Case of a Contract Research Organization , In Pierfranco Malizia; Chiara Cannavale & Fabrizio Maimone (ed.),  Evolution of the Post-Bureaucratic Organization.  IGI Global.  ISBN 9781522519836.  Chapter 6.  s 105 - 125
  • Grønning, Terje (2016). What Do Organizations Think Are Their Risks and Uncertainties? Risk Self-Assessments Within Securities Reports as a New Source for Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Technology Research , In Elisabeth S.C. Berger & Andreas Kuckertz (ed.),  Complexity in Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Technology Research: Applications of Emergent and Neglected Methods.  Springer.  ISBN 9783319271064.  21.  s 439 - 458
  • Grønning, Terje (2016). Working Without a Boss: Lattice Organization With Direct Person-to-Person Communication at W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. , In  Sage Business Cases.  Sage Publications.  ISBN 9781473947542.  Case on Organizational Behavioretc..
  • Grønning, Terje & FOSSTENLØKKEN, Siw Marita (2015). The learning concept within innovation systems theorizing: A narrative review of selected publications on national and regional innovation systems . Journal of the Knowledge Economy.  ISSN 1868-7865.  6(2), s 420- 436 . doi: 10.1007/s13132-014-0216-5
  • Grønning, Terje (2013). Business Models and Innovation Activities Within New Industries: The Case of Medical Biotechnology, In Bing Ran (ed.),  Global Perspectives on Technological Innovation.  Information Age Publishing.  ISBN 9781623960599.  14.  s 437 - 461
  • Fevolden, Arne Martin & Grønning, Terje (2010). Combining Innovation and Capacity Utilization in High Throughput Systems: Moving Beyond the Product Life Cycle Model by Introducing Second-Order Innovations . Industry and Innovation.  ISSN 1366-2716.  17(6), s 609- 628 . doi: 10.1080/13662716.2010.530840
  • Grønning, Terje (2009). The Biotechnology Industry in Norway: A Marginal Sector or Future Core Activity?, In Jan Fagerberg; David Mowery & Hubertus Verspagen (ed.),  Innovation, path dependency and policy. The Norwegian case.  Oxford University Press.  ISBN 978-0-19-955155-2.  9.  s 235 - 263
  • Grønning, Terje; Moen, Svein Erik & Olsen, Dorothy Sutherland (2008). Low innovation intensity, high growth and specialized trajectories: Norway , In Charles Edquist & Leif Hommen (ed.),  Small Country Innovation Systems: Globalization, Change and Policy in Asia and Europe.  Edward Elgar Publishing.  ISBN 978-1-84542-584-5.  Ch. 8.  s 281 - 318
  • Grønning, Terje (2006). Comparison of Selected Demand-side Factors , In Christien Enzing (ed.),  Innovation in Pharmaceutical Biotechnology: Comparing National Innovation Systems at the Sectoral Level.  OECD Publishing.  ISBN 92-64-01403-9.  Chapter 5.  s 131 - 146
  • Grønning, Terje; Olsen, Dorothy Sutherland; Dobos, Eva; Knell, Mark Stephen & Veistein, Bjørg Kristin (2006). Summary of Country Studies - Norway , In Christien Enzing (ed.),  Innovation in Pharmaceutical Biotechnology: Comparing National Innovation Systems at the Sectoral Level.  OECD Publishing.  ISBN 92-64-01403-9.  Chapter 2.  s 86 - 95
  • Grønning, Terje (2005). Forord, I: Terje Grønning (red.),  Vinduer mot Japan: Perspektiver på samfunn, kultur og språk.  Tapir Akademisk Forlag.  ISBN 82-519-2046-9.  Forord.  s 5 - 5
  • Grønning, Terje (2005). Vinduer mot Japan, I: Terje Grønning (red.),  Vinduer mot Japan: Perspektiver på samfunn, kultur og språk.  Tapir Akademisk Forlag.  ISBN 82-519-2046-9.  Kapittel 1.  s 11 - 18
  • Grønning, Terje (2005). Økonomisk utvikling og bedriftsstrategier: Slutt på "den japanske modellen"?, I: Terje Grønning (red.),  Vinduer mot Japan: Perspektiver på samfunn, kultur og språk.  Tapir Akademisk Forlag.  ISBN 82-519-2046-9.  Kapittel 10.  s 157 - 173
  • Grønning, Terje; Kristiansen, Morten & Bakkebråten, Wenche (2003). Fortellinger om informasjonssamfunnet: Visjoner og praksis innen norsk og svensk bredbåndspolitikk, I: Knut Lundby (red.),  Flyt og forførelse. Fortellinger om IKT.  Gyldendal Akademisk.  ISBN 82-05-31520-5.  1.  s 23 - 43
  • Grønning, Terje (2001). "Kanri to kyodo kettei" (Control and Co-determination), I: Takeshi Shinoda (red.),  Sweden no rodo to sangyo (Labour and Industry in Sweden).  Gakubunsha, Tokyo.  ISBN 4-7620-1010-3.  s 164 - 175
  • Grønning, Terje (1998). "Arbeidsintegrasjon og arbeidsdeling: et forslag til et mikro-institusjonelt analyseperspektiv". Sosiologi i dag.  ISSN 0332-6330.  (No 3)
  • Grønning, Terje (1998). "On 'Shogun': An Anthropological Examination", In Zaidan Hojin Kyoto & Kokusai Bunka Kyokai (ed.),  Essays on Japan II.  Bunrikaku, Kyoto..  s 73 - 90
  • Grønning, Terje (1998). "Whither the Japanese Employment System? The Position of the Japan Employers' Federation". Industrial relations journal.  ISSN 0019-8692.  Vol. 29(No. 4)
  • Elvebakk, Beate & Grønning, Terje (1997). "Universitetsansattes bruk av kommunikasjonsteknologi. En litteraturstudie", I:  Notatserie for kommunikasjon: Teknologi og Kultur.  Universitetet i Oslo..
  • Grønning, Terje (1997). "Accessing Large Corporations: Research Ethics and Gatekeeper-relations in the Case of Researching a Japanese-invested Factory". Sociological research online.  ISSN 1360-7804.  2(4)

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  • Grønning, Terje & Dalseide, Anne (2017). Kunnskapsdeling og kunnskapsgrenser i et tverrfaglig prosjekt.
  • Grønning, Terje & Kristoffer Strømnes, Dimakis (2017). “Du trenger ikke å skjønne alt det den andre gjør for å forstå nytten av det han gjør” - En studie om prosjektsamarbeid innen nanoteknologi og isolasjonsmaterialer.
  • Grønning, Terje (2016). “Astellas Pharma”, “Daiichi Sankyo”, “Eisai”, & “Takeda Pharmaceutical Co.” , In Sarah E. Boslaugh (ed.),  The SAGE Encyclopedia of Pharmacology and Society.  Sage Publications.  ISBN 9781483350004.  Entries.
  • Grønning, Terje (2016, 26. mai). Karoshi - når stresset blir ordentlig farlig . [Radio].  NRK – Ekko - et aktuelt samfunnsprogram.
  • Grønning, Terje (2016). Nycomed, In Sarah E. Boslaugh (ed.),  The SAGE Encyclopedia of Pharmacology and Society.  Sage Publications.  ISBN 9781483350004.  Entry.  s 990 - 992
  • Jelle, Bjørn Petter; Tilset, Bente Gilbu; Grandcolas, Mathieu; Gao, Tao; Løvvik, Ole Martin; Bohne, Rolf André & Grønning, Terje (2016). Mer effektiv varmeisolasjon med nanoporer. Byggeindustrien.  ISSN 0332-7086.  (9), s 42- 42
  • Grønning, Terje (2015). Ambidexterity in business models: Case studies from Kansai, Japan.
  • Grønning, Terje (2015). Artisanal Production , In Frederick Wherry & Juliet Schor (ed.),  The SAGE Encyclopedia of Economics and Society.  Sage Publications.  ISBN 9781452226439.  Entry.
  • Grønning, Terje (2015). "Astellas Pharma (Japan)", "Daiichi Sankyo (Japan)", "Eisai (Japan)", "Ono Pharmaceutical (Japan)" & "Takeda Pharmaceutical (Japan)" , In Graham A Colditz (ed.),  The SAGE Encyclopedia of Cancer and Society, second edition.  Sage Publications.  ISBN 9781483345734.  Entries.
  • Grønning, Terje (2015). Competence ambidexterity: Challenges and opportunities when expanding a small organization’s competence domains .
  • Grønning, Terje (2015). History of Cancer , In Graham A Colditz (ed.),  The SAGE Encyclopedia of Cancer and Society, second edition.  Sage Publications.  ISBN 9781483345734.  Entry.
  • Grønning, Terje (2015). Just-In-Time Production , In Frederick Wherry & Juliet Schor (ed.),  The SAGE Encyclopedia of Economics and Society.  Sage Publications.  ISBN 9781452226439.  Entry.
  • Grønning, Terje (2015). Pharmaceutical Industry , In Frederick Wherry & Juliet Schor (ed.),  The SAGE Encyclopedia of Economics and Society.  Sage Publications.  ISBN 9781452226439.  Entry.
  • Grønning, Terje (2014). Business model characteristics and evolution: A qualitative case study from biopharmaceuticals, 2002-2012, extending the Amit & Zott approach .
  • Grønning, Terje & Tsuji, Katsuji (2014). Career Patterns within a “Lean” Organization: A Historical Case Study of Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Inc., 1948-2004.
  • Grønning, Terje (2013). Creating and sustaining knowledge-intensive entrepreneurship . Science and Public Policy.  ISSN 0302-3427. . doi: 10.1093/scipol/sct081
  • Grønning, Terje (2013). Hybrid business models in medical biotechnology: Combining activities differing in knowledge intensity.
  • Grønning, Terje (2013). Japanese Transplants, In Vicki Smith (ed.),  Sociology of Work: An Encyclopedia.  Sage Publications.  ISBN 9781452205069.  Entry.
  • Grønning, Terje (2013). Skilled Work, In Vicki Smith (ed.),  Sociology of Work: An Encyclopedia.  Sage Publications.  ISBN 9781452205069.  Entry.
  • Grønning, Terje & FOSSTENLØKKEN, Siw Marita (2013). The Learning Concept within Selected Innovation System Approaches.
  • Grønning, Terje & FOSSTENLØKKEN, Siw Marita (2013). The learning concept within selected innovation system approaches.
  • Grønning, Terje (2012). Business models and cluster activities in medical biotech: Examples from the Kansai region in Japan.
  • Grønning, Terje (2012). Geography of Innovation, Innovation in Low-tech Industries, Labor-Management Relations in Start-Ups, Location Strategy, Product Innovation & Service Innovation , In Matthew R. Marvel (ed.),  Encyclopedia of New Venture Management.  Sage Publications.  ISBN 9781412990813.  Entries.
  • Grønning, Terje (2012). Science, In Andrea L. Stanton; Edward Ramsamy; Peter J. Seybolt & Carolyn M. Elliott (ed.),  Cultural Sociology of the Middle East, Asia, and Africa.  Sage Publications.  ISBN 9781412981767.  Entry.
  • Grønning, Terje (2011). A learning at work-matrix: Analyzing learning at work in terms of tasks performed, required knowledge and persons involved in the work experience .
  • Grønning, Terje (2011, 25. mars). Ikke nytt New Orelans i Japan .  Journalen, Høgskolen i Oslo.
  • Grønning, Terje (2011). Innovation and Commercialisation in the Biopharmaceutical Industry: Creating and Capturing Value. Science and Public Policy.  ISSN 0302-3427.  38(6), s 504- 505
  • Grønning, Terje (2011, 17. mars). Norgesglasset . [Radio].  NRK P1.
  • Grønning, Terje (2011, 17. mars). Radioselskapet . [Radio].  NRK P2.
  • Grønning, Terje (2011, 18. mars). Tohoku-regionen i Japan. [TV].  TV2 Nyhetskanalen.
  • Grønning, Terje; Brown, A.; Dæhlen, Marianne; Barnes, Sally-Anne Barnes; Bimrose, Jenny & Kirpal, Simone (2010). EACEA/2007/07 Changing patterns of working, learning and career development across Europe .
  • Grønning, Terje (2009). Asian Tigers , In Charles Wankel (ed.),  Encyclopedia of Business in Today's World.  Sage Publications.  ISBN 978-1412964272.  Asia.  s 78 - 80
  • Grønning, Terje (2009). Education Allowance, In Charles Wankel (ed.),  Encyclopedia of Business in Today's World.  Sage Publications.  ISBN 978-1412964272.  Human Resource Management.
  • Grønning, Terje (2009). Læring og kreativitet innen evolusjonær økonomi .
  • Grønning, Terje (2009). Norway, In Charles Wankel (ed.),  Encyclopedia of Business in Today's World.  Sage Publications.  ISBN 978-1412964272.  Countries.
  • Grønning, Terje (2009). Research frontiers regarding practices in working life and new challenges for research design: Researching careers across space and time .
  • Grønning, Terje (2009). Sweden, In Charles Wankel (ed.),  Encyclopedia of Business in Today's World.  Sage Publications.  ISBN 978-1412964272.  Countries.
  • Andersen, Ragnhild & Grønning, Terje (2008, 01. februar). Karoshi - å jobbe seg ihjel.  Ukeavisen Ledelse.
  • Grønning, Terje (2008). Discovering the basis for learning-enabling work: A heuristic device for comparative analyses and policy formulation.
  • Grønning, Terje (2008). Institutions and innovation systems: The meanings and roles of the institution concept within systems of innovation approaches .
  • Olsen, Dorothy Sutherland; Moen, Anne; Ludvigsen, Sten Runar; Mørch, Anders Irving & Grønning, Terje (2008). KP-Lab report 27490. Report on case study: Interdisciplinary Knowledge Practices in Nanotechnology .
  • Grønning, Terje (2007). Hva skjer på jobben i kunnskapssamfunnet? .
  • Grønning, Terje (2007). Innovasjon og inter-organisatorisk læring .
  • Grønning, Terje (2007). Norway in Red, White and/or Blue? Biotechnology in Norway .
  • Grønning, Terje (2007). ‘Trialogical learning’ and organization theory: some methodological considerations.
  • Grønning, Terje & Moen, Svein Erik (2007). Path creation and path dependence: The role of organizational agency in the case of "technological trajectories" .
  • Grønning, Terje & Moen, Svein Erik (2007). Path creation, path dependence and the role of organizational agency: A framework for assessing national industrial paths.
  • Grønning, Terje (2006). Degrees of Trialogical Learning.
  • Grønning, Terje (2006). Prosalong med Terje Grønning: Vinduer mot Japan.Kveldens vert: Jens Harald Eilertsen.
  • Grønning, Terje (2005). Globalisering av forskning og utvikling .
  • Grønning, Terje & Asdal, Fred Arthur (2005, 01. august). Et patriarkat i endring.  Tidsskriftet Henne.
  • Grønning, Terje & Kallerud, Egil (2005, 15. februar). En framtid for norsk bioteknologisk industri?.  Forskningspolitikk 1/2005.
  • Grønning, Terje; Moen, Svein Erik; Steinsland, Ingunn & Olsen, Dorothy Sutherland (2005). The Norwegian System of Innovation.
  • Grønning, Terje (2004). OECD Case studie i biofarmasi innovasjonssystemer: Norge.
  • Grønning, Terje (2004). OECD Case-studie i biofarmasi og marin bioteknologi innovasjonssystemer.
  • Grønning, Terje; Dahl, Ingeborg Frogner; Dobos, Eva; Johansson, Ovar Andreas; Knell, Mark Stephen & Olsen, Dorothy Sutherland (2004). CASE STUDY ON BIOTECH INNOVATION SYSTEMS NORWAY Vol. 2: Marine biotechnology .
  • Grønning, Terje; Dobos, Eva; Knell, Mark Stephen; Veistein, Bjørg Kristin & Olsen, Dorothy Sutherland (2004). CASE STUDY ON BIOTECH INNOVATION SYSTEMS - NORWAY Vol. 1: Biopharmaceuticals .
  • Grønning, Terje & Lye, Tone Ellefsen (2004, 22. mars). Jobbjakt på japansk .  Under Dusken.
  • Grønning, Terje; Moen, Svein Erik; Olsen, Dorothy Sutherland & Steinsland, Ingunn (2004). The Norwegian System of Innovation.
  • Grønning, Terje (2003). ?ESST, Master of Arts, Society, Science and Technology?, et veletablert program ved Universitetet i Oslo .
  • Grønning, Terje; Castellacci, Fulvio; Wibe, Mona Domaas; Tranøy, Bent Sofus; Fevolden, Arne; Knell, Mark Stephen; Hildrum, Jarle & Herstad, Sverre Johan (2003). Globalisation as a challenge for national innovation systems and policy.
  • Grønning, Terje; Dobos, Eva & Knell, Mark Stephen (2003). Case study on biotech innovation systems:Norway.
  • Grønning, Terje & Wibe, Mona Domaas (2003). Transnational sectoral systems of innovation: An emerging trend mainly for firms based in small open economies?.
  • Grønning, Terje; Wibe, Mona Domaas & Moen, Svein Erik (2003). Drivers of Globalization and Small National Systems of Innovation: Towards an Integrated Approach of Analysis.
  • Toft, Martin & Grønning, Terje (2003, 04. mars). Forskar på nyskaping i små land i Asia og Europa .  Uniforum.
  • Grønning, Terje (2002). Multidisciplinary, problem-based studies: Experiences from Norway .
  • Grønning, Terje (2001). Final Report: Policies for Sustainable Technological Innovation in the 21st Century - Lessons from Higher Education in Science, Technology and Society (POSTI).
  • Grønning, Terje (2001). Policies for Sustainable Technological Innovation in the 21st Century: Character and Results of a Project.
  • Grønning, Terje (2001). Towards the "integrated network" as an organisational mode for the globalization of R&D? A comparative study of the two Japanese pharmaceutical corporations Eisai and Chugai.
  • Grønning, Terje & Fosstenløkken, Siw (2001). The learning concept within selected innovation system approaches.
  • Grønning, Terje (2000). "Control and Co-determination: As Assesment of Volvo's QDF System" in Comparative Studies on a New Industriel Model Between Sweden and Japan.
  • Elvebakk, Beate & Grønning, Terje (1999). Kunnskap, autoritet og kommunikasjonsteknologi.
  • Grønning, Terje (1999). "Kanri taisei no iji, henbô oyobi fukyo" (Maintenance, transformation and diffusion of organisational control forms). Nihon Rodo Shakai Gakkai Nenpo (Annals of the Japanese Association for Labor Sociology).  ISSN 0919-7990.  Vol. 10
  • Grønning, Terje & Roedelé, Thierry (1999). "Methodology, preliminary findings and future course of the EU-funded project POSTI".
  • Grønning, Terje (1998). "The Chicken and the Egg" . The American journal of economics and sociology.  ISSN 0002-9246.
  • Grønning, Terje (1998). Review of P. Stewart (ed) "Beyond Japanese Management: The End of Modern Times?". Acta Sociologica.  ISSN 0001-6993.  Vol 41(No 1)
  • Grønning, Terje (1997). "Review Essay: Correctives to the Lean Production Thesis". Acta Sociologica.  ISSN 0001-6993.  40(4), s 401- 407
  • Grønning, Terje (1997). Review of M. Kumazawa " Portraits of the Japanese Workplace: Labor Movements, Workers and Managers". H-Japan electronic network (http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.cgi?path=25164875914424).

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