30th of November, Torstein Elias Hjelle completed his trial lecture and thesis defense. He will eventually be awarded the PhD degree. Professor Eric Monteiro supervised Torstein's PhD work at the Information Systems research group. Associate Professor Knut-Helge Ronæs Rolland and Principal Researcher Vidar Hepsø (Statoil) have co-supervised the PhD work.
Torstein's trial lecture was titled: A critical examination of global infrastructure, boundaries and work.
He defended his PhD thesis:
Knowledge Intensive Work in Oil and Gas: A Case Study (pdf)
Photos from Torstein's PhD Defence (Flickr).