Sverre SpoelstraSenior Lecturer

Research areas and keywords

UKÄ subject classification

  • Business Administration
  • Philosophy, Ethics and Religion


  • organization theory, philosophy , critical management studies, leadership, work/play, academic work


My research interests include leadership, organizational philosophy, work/play, theology and organization and academic work. I am currently working on two main projects: 1) a sociological study of the use of psychometric measures in leadership science and leadership development and 2) a philosophical introduction to the topic of leadership and organization (due 2018).


My main areas of teaching are business ethics, leadership and philosophy of science (at all levels).

Recent research outputs

Butler, N., Delaney, H. & Sverre Spoelstra 2018 May 1 In : Organization. 25, 3, p. 428-445 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sverre Spoelstra 2018 Routledge.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Butler, N. & Sverre Spoelstra 2017 Apr 21 The Corporatization of the Business School: Minerva Meets the Market. Taylor & Francis, p. 74-91 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapter

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