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Associate Professor
Kenneth Arne Pettersen Gould { "honorific-suffix": "Associate Professor", "fn": "Kenneth Arne Pettersen Gould", "tel": "Telephone: +47 51831658", "email": "" }

Faculty Faculty of Science and Technology
Department Department of Safety, Economics and Planning
Room KE D-332

Research fields

Selected publications

Research in progress

Work experience

Scientific publications (from Cristin)

  • Gould, Kenneth Arne Pettersen (2019). Precursor resilience in practice - an organizational response to weak signals. In: Exploring Resilience A Scientific Journey from Practice to Theory. Springer Nature. ISBN 978-3-030-03189-3. p. 51-58.
  • Gould, Kenneth Arne Pettersen; Fjæran, Lisbet (2019). Drift and the social attenuation of risk. In: Safety Science Research.Evolution, Challenges and New Directions. CRC Press. ISBN 9781351190237. p. 119-132.
  • Abrahamsen, Eirik Bjorheim; Pettersen, Kenneth Arne; Aven, Terje; Kaufmann, Mareile; Rosqvist, Tony (2017). A framework for selection of strategy for management of Security measures. Journal of Risk Research. ISSN 1366-9877. Volume 20. Booklet 3. p. 404-417. DOI: 10.1080/13669877.2015.1057205.
  • Høyland, Sindre Aske; Pettersen, Kenneth Arne (2017). Toward an empirical clarification of societal safety and societal security – preliminary findings from interviews with leaders and key stakeholders in Norway. In: Risk, Reliability and Safety: Innovating Theory and Practice : Proceedings of ESREL 2016 (Glasgow, Scotland, 25-29 September 2016). CRC Press. ISBN 9781138029972. p. 459-466.
  • Engen, Ole Andreas Hegland; Kruke, Bjørn Ivar; Lindøe, Preben Hempel; Olsen, Kjell Harald; Olsen, Odd Einar Falnes; Pettersen, Kenneth Arne (2016). Perspektiver på Samfunnssikkerhet. Cappelen Damm Akademisk. ISBN 978-82-02-43494-6. 424 p.
  • Lindaas, Ole A.; Pettersen, Kenneth Arne (2016). Risk Analysis and Black Swans: Two strategies for de-blackening. Journal of Risk Research. ISSN 1366-9877. Volume 19. Booklet 10. p. 1231-1245. DOI: 10.1080/13669877.2016.1153499.
  • Pettersen, Kenneth Arne (2016). Understanding uncertainty: thinking through in relation to high-risk technologies. In: Routledge Handbook of Risk Studies. Routledge. ISBN 978-1-138-02286-7. p. 39-48.
  • Pettersen, Kenneth Arne; Schulman, Paul (2016). Drift, adaptation, resilience and reliability: Toward an empirical clarification. Safety Science. ISSN 0925-7535. Volume 117. p. 460-468. DOI: 10.1016/j.ssci.2016.03.004.
  • Hagen, Janne Merete; Valdal, Anne-Kari; Pettersen, Kenneth Arne; Gjerstad, Brita (2015). Evaluation of comprehensive security systems for public transport - A methodological approach. Journal of Risk Research. ISSN 1366-9877. Volume 18. Booklet 7. p. 822-839. DOI: 10.1080/13669877.2014.961512.
  • Pettersen, Kenneth Arne; Bjørnskau, Torkel (2015). Organizational contradictions between safety and security – Perceived challenges and ways of integrating critical infrastructure protection in civil aviation. Safety Science. ISSN 0925-7535. Volume 71. p. 167-177. DOI: 10.1016/j.ssci.2014.04.018.
  • Pettersen, Kenneth Arne (2013). Acknowledging the Role of Abductive Thinking: A Way Out of Proceduralization for Safety Management and Oversight?. In: Trapping safety into rules : how desirable or avoidable is proceduralization?. Ashgate. ISBN 978-1-4094-5226-3. p. 107-117.
  • Abrahamsen, Eirik Bjorheim; Aven, Terje; Pettersen, Kenneth Arne; Rosqvist, Tony (2012). A framework for selection of strategy for management of security measures. In: 11th International Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management Conference and the Annual European Safety and Reliability Conference 2012, 25-29 June 2012, Helsinki, Finland. Curran Associates, Inc.. ISBN 978-1-62276-436-5. p. 4353-4362.
  • Pettersen, Kenneth Arne; Aven, Terje; Engen, Ole Andreas (2010). Rethinking sociological perspectives on risk for the possibility to analyse and manage security risks. In: Reliability, Risk and Safety. Theory and Applications. CRC Press. ISBN 978-0-415-55509-8. p. 1111-1116.
  • Pettersen, Kenneth Arne; McDonald, Nick; Engen, Ole Andreas (2009). Rethinking the role of social theory in socio-technical analysis: a critical realist approach to aircraft maintenance. Cognition, Technology & Work. ISSN 1435-5558.
  • Pettersen, Kenneth Arne; Aase, Karina (2007). Explaining safe work practices in aviation line maintenance. Safety Science. ISSN 0925-7535.
  • Pettersen, Kenneth Arne (2006). Operational problem solving in aviation-the role of social and organisational factors in safety. In: Safety and Reliability for managing risk. Taylor & Francis.
  • LeCoze, Jean Christophe; Engen, Ole Andreas Hegland; Ylonen, Marja; Morsut, Claudia; Skotnes, Ruth Østgaard; Pettersen, Kenneth Arne; Heikkila, Joukko (2017). Sociotechnical systems theory and regulation of safety in high-risk industries. White paper. VTT Technical Research Centre. ISBN 978-951-38-8523-6. 40 p.
  • Ylonen, Marja; Engen, Ole Andreas Hegland; LeCoze, Jean Christophe; Pettersen, Kenneth Arne; Skotnes, Ruth Østgaard; Morsut, Claudia; Heikkila, Joukko (2017). Sociotechnical safety assessment within three risk regulation regimes. VTT Technical Research Centre. ISBN 978-951-38-8528-1. 60 p.
  • Høyland, Sindre; Aase, Karina; Pettersen, Kenneth Arne; Tjørhom, Berit (2008). En studie av endringers betydning for sikkerhet i norsk luftfart. Universitetet i Stavanger. ISBN 9788276443462. 101 p.
  • Pettersen, Kenneth Arne (2008). The Social production of safety. Universitetet i Stavanger. ISBN 9788276443622. 197 p.
  • Njå, Ove; Lindøe, Preben; Pettersen, Kenneth Arne; Solberg, Øivind (2005). Sikkerhetsutfordringer under endring og omstilling i norsk luftfart. RF-Rogalandsforskning. ISBN 8249004221. 104 p.
  • Gould, Kenneth Arne Pettersen; Størkersen, Kristine Vedal (2019). Effects of tendering on the resilience of critical services – a literature study. Working on safety; 2019-09-23 - 2019-09-26.
  • Gould, Kenneth Arne Pettersen; Corinne, Bieder (2018). Safety - Security Synergies & Tensions. NETWORK and FONCSI; 2018-06-07 - 2018-06-09.
  • Gould, Kenneth Arne Pettersen; Røstvik, Harald Nils (2018). Sociotechnical challenges in a smart world. Nordic EDGE; 2018-09-25 - 2018-09-27.
  • Gould, Kenneth Arne Pettersen; Schulman, Paul (2018). Risk analysis vs safety management: two ships passing in the night?. SRA; 2018-12-04 - 2018-12-06.
  • Pettersen, Kenneth Arne; Kongsvik, Trond (2016). Sikkerhet i det førerløse samfunnet.
  • Engen, Ole Andreas Hegland; Skotnes, Ruth Østgaard; Pettersen, Kenneth Arne; Morsut, Claudia (2015). A sociotechnical perspective on risk regulation and tripartite system in the Norwegian petroleum industry. Working on Safety Net; 2015-09-23 - 2015-09-25.
  • LeCoze, Jean-Christophe; Pettersen, Kenneth Arne; Reiman, Teemu (2014). The foundations of safety science.
  • Pettersen, Kenneth Arne; Burgess, Peter (2013). Angerens politikk er ingen garanti.
  • Pettersen, Kenneth Arne; LeCoze, Jean-Christophe; Reima, Teemu (2013). Adressing the Foundations of Safety Science - Relevance and Benefits. NTNU; 2013-06-17 - 2013-06-20.
  • Pettersen, Kenneth Arne; Lindaas, Ole A. (2013). Risk Communication and Black Swans - Dealing with Uncertainty by Categorization. ICOSSAR; 2013-06-16 - 2013-06-20.
  • Pettersen, Kenneth Arne; Adar, Eyal; Blobner, Christian; Hutter, Reinhard (2012). An extended Cost-Benefit Analysis for evaluating Decisions on Security Measures of Public Decision Makers. CRITIS; 2012-09-17 - 2012-09-19.
  • Pettersen, Kenneth Arne; Bjørnskau, Torkel (2012). Balancing aviation security against flight safety – results from a survey in a Norwegian regional airline. WOS; 2012-09-10 - 2012-09-14.
  • Pettersen, Kenneth Arne; LeCoze, Jean-Christophe; Reiman, Teemu (2012). Foundations of Safety Science. WOS; 2012-09-16 - 2012-09-19.
  • Pettersen, Kenneth Arne (2011). Operative interaksjoner mellom safety /security fra et human factors perspektiv. Stiftelsen Solakonferansen; 2011-09-13 - 2011-09-14.
  • Pettersen, Kenneth Arne; Bjørnskau, Torkel (2011). Security-tiltak på norske flyplasser kan gå på sikkerheten løs.
  • Burgess, J. Peter; Pettersen, Kenneth Arne (2009). Terror, Peanøtter og risikovitenskap.
  • Pettersen, Kenneth Arne (2009). Betydningen av sosiale ontologier i teknologisk analyse. Åpent filosofisk forum; 2009-11-09.
  • Pettersen, Kenneth Arne (2009). Trenger vi teorien om risikosamfunnet?. Kapittel, Stavanger; 2009-09-16 - 2009-09-20.
  • Pettersen, Kenneth Arne; Aven, Terje; Engen, Ole Andreas (2009). Realist perspectives on risk - the possibility to analyse and manage security risks. 2009-06-08 - 2009-06-10.
  • Engen, Ole Andreas; Pettersen, Kenneth Arne; Olsvik, Elise Anonby; Nikolaissen, Trond (2008). The impact of Norwegian Social and Cultural Determinants in Risk Regulating Agencies. 2008-11-01 - 2008-11-02.
  • Tjørhom, Berit; Aase, Karina; Høyland, Sindre; Pettersen, Kenneth Arne (2007). Ikke bare menneskelig svikt.
  • Pettersen, Kenneth Arne; Aase, Karina (2004). Slack is Safe!? On the importance of organisational redundancy for accident prevention. 2004-05-18.