Rune Dahl Fitjar

Rune Dahl Fitjar is Professor of Innovation Studies at the UiS Business School from 1 September 2013. At 33, he is the youngest professor at the University of Stavanger. He is the author of The Rise of Regionalism and 15 articles in peer-reviewed journals. He has a PhD in Government from the London School of Economics and spent 2011/2012 as visiting scholar at the University of California at Los Angeles. He won the 2012 Stavanger Forum Prize for Communication of Research for his work on regional innovation.