BI Norwegian Business School

Dean – Teaching and Learning

Promote and support pedagogical transformation and the use of educational technology to improve student learning outcomes and create inspirational learning experiences. Develop BI’s centre for learning excellence through research and practice. Executive responsibility for BI’s Learning Lab resources.

Main responsibilities

  • Develop, implement and support BI’s future learning models in close cooperation with deans, academic department heads and faculty.
  • Gain insight within effective learning activities through research and learning analytics.
  • Support systematic pedagogical skills development among faculty.
  • Support course development and learning design.
  • Explore and innovate to ensure continuous pedagogical improvement.
  • Support production and administration of digital learning resources.
  • Provide training and support for educational technology.
  • Functional owner of BI’s educational technology portfolio.
  • Actively contribute to good interaction and communication between academic, administrative and business interests.


  • Academic qualifications at minimum PhD-level
  • Experience with academic management
  • Pedagogical qualifications and experience
  • Solid understanding of modern educational technology
  • Ability to balance academic and business-oriented leadership
  • Demonstrate a motivating leadership style and excellent interaction skills
  • Strategic vision and the ability to lead and implement change

The new Dean position will play a vital role in BI’s ongoing pedagogical transformation to ensure future excellence in teaching and learning.

We are seeking outstanding academics with strategic vision and a motivating leadership style. Candidates must be ambitious and dedicated, with excellent interaction skills and the ability to lead and implement change. At BI, we prioritize diversity and gender equality management skills. Women are encouraged to apply. Applicants must be able to read and understand Norwegian and have good language skills in English. The four year fixed-term position starts August 2018.

For more information on the position contact Per Inge Hjertaker at Headvisor, telephone: 917 29 682 or BI’s president Inge Jan Henjesand, telephone 948 57 240. Click here to apply.

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Per Inge Hjertaker, Headvisor
Mobile: +47 917 29 682

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