Defence of dissertation in leadership, organisations and work psychology, Emma Nordbäck, M.Sc.(Tech.)
Are global organizations ready for shared leadership?
Emma Nordbäck, M.Sc. (Tech.), will defend the dissertation "Shared Leadership in Global Virtual Teams: Building Conditions for its Emergence and Team Effectiveness" on 5 October 2018 at 12 noon at the Aalto University School of Science, lecture hall H304, Otakaari 1, Espoo. In this dissertation, critical success factors and hindrances to shared leadership in globally distributed teams were identified. While internal team factors were important antecedents to shared leadership, the support from team members local offices and the technological infrastructure were critical.
Dissertation press release (pdf, in Finnish)
Opponent: Associate Professor B. Sebastian Reiche, IESE Business School, University of Navarra, Spain
Custos: Professor Matti Vartiainen, Aalto University School of Science, Department of Industrial Engineering and Management
Electronic dissertation: http://urn.fi/URN:ISBN:978-952-60-8177-9