Jens Rennstam

Senior Lecturer, Docent, PhD

Research areas and keywords

UKÄ subject classification

  • Business Administration

Keywords

  • organizational control, diversity management, branding

Research

My research interests include organizational control, particularly in knowledge-intensive contexts, materiality in organizations, practice theory, gender and sexuality in organizations, branding, qualitative methods, and educational politics. I am in the final phase of a project named "Managing diversity in the Swedish police," and in 2018 I embarked on a project named "Brand orientations in the public sector."

Teaching

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- Role (responsible for the course, lecturer, teaching assistant): Head of course

- Course name: Research methods

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- Role (responsible for the course, lecturer, teaching assistant): Head of course

- Course name: Theory course in Business Administration

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- Role (responsible for the course, lecturer, teaching assistant): Head of course

- Course name: Qualitative data analysis and theorizsation

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2. Supervision of theses (including theses completed by Feb-19):

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Master level (number of theses 2018): 3

 

3. Examiner of theses (including theses completed by Feb-19):

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Master level (number of theses 2018): 3

 

 

4. Briefly describe development work in education – renewal of curriculum and/or pedagogical development:

I have developed my methods course with inspiration from “flipped classroom.”

 

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Outreach

My research has been published in variuos academic outlets, such as Gender, Work & Organization, Human Relations, Organization, Organization Studies and Scandinavian Journal of Management. I am also reaching out to a more general audience through teaching. I have taught management for police officers on the national leadership program of the Swedish police. I have also been involved in management education for the Danish police, taught on a managment program for Swedish public servants, on variuos executive education programs, as well as on a business program for newly arrived academic immigrants. 

Recent research outputs

Jens Rennstam & Kärrman, D., 2019, In : Human Relations. 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Jens Rennstam & Sverre Spoelstra, 2018 Nov 23, Dagens Samhälle.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publication or newspaperNewspaper article

Jon Bertilsson & Jens Rennstam, 2018 Mar 1, In : Organization. 25, 2, p. 260-281 22 p.

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