Andra Riandita

Postdoctoral Fellow

UiS Business School, Elise Ottesen-Jensens house, Campus Ullandhaug
UiS School of Business and Law
Department of Innovation, Management and Marketing
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Andra holds PhD in Industrial Management from KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden and Politecnico di Milano (Polimi), Italy. Her research interest lies in the field of entrepreneurship and innovation management, particularly in the context of environmental and social sustainability. She focuses on organisational and inter-organisational perspective, building on insights from organisation theory and management studies.

In her PhD dissertation, Andra highlights partnership dynamics between start-ups and incumbent firms for sustainability-oriented innovation. Her fieldwork involves collaboration with industrial actors in the food sector and service sector, in regard to their efforts in addressing societal issues such as food waste and labour condition.

Along with her research experience, she also has teaching experiences in KTH Sweden, Polimi Italy, and Bandung Institute of Technology Indonesia for courses such as Management and Strategy, Leadership and Innovation, and New Venture Management.

Research area:

Entrepreneurship;  innovation management; strategic alliances; sustainability; legitimacy

Applied research area:

Green start-ups; eco-innovation; start-ups and incumbents partnership; corporate sustainability; food sector; manual service sector; food waste

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BØK385 Entrepreneurship and Business Plan

MØA416 Strategies for Innovation Management

MØA415 Knowledge-based entrepreneurship