Sociology Degree in 1974

Academic career and teaching activities

Professor of Sociology of Work and Organization from 1982 to 2014

Senior professor from 2014 on

Research interests

Organization Theory

Gender Studies

Decision-making in organization

Communication and organizational learning

Social Studies of Science and Technology

Practice theory

Post-qualitative methodologies

Memberships in societies and scientific committees

I take part in the editorial board of the following journals:

British Journal of Management,

Culture and Organization,

Gender, Work and Organizations

Journal of Management Studies

Organization Studies,

Organizational Ethnography

Learning, Culture and Social Interaction,

Qualitative Sociology Review,

Revue d’Antropologie des Connaisences

Studi Organizzativi.

Awards and honours

In September 2005 she received the degree of "Doctor Honoris Causa" from the Department of Social Sciences of the danish Roskilde University.

In July 2007 she was named Honorary Member of the European Group of Organizational Studies,

In June 2010 she received the degree of "Doctor Honoris Causa" from the University of Kuopio (East Finland University now),

In June 2014 she received the degree of "Doctor Honoris Causa" from St Andrews University, Scotland

Conferences and lectures

Sydney 2018 Key-note speaker at Gender, Work and Organization

Other work

2019-2022 professor II at Malardalen University, Sweden, (15% time)

2018 (June) Visiting professor Macquarie University, Sydney

2013-2017, professor II at Oslo, Institute of Educational Research (10% time),

2014-2016, visiting distinguished professor at Aalto University, School of Business (20% time);