Arild Jansen serves currently as a Professor in the Section for eGovernment Studies, Norwegian Center for Computers and Law, Department of Private Law, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway, with responsibilities for teaching at bachelor and master levels, including supervising M.S. and Ph.D. degrees students. Jansen has got his M.S. degree in computer science from the University of Oslo, 1974 and his Ph.D. degree in informatics from the same university in 1999. From 1984-1990 Jansen served as the Head of Deputy Director in Ministry of Public Administration, Norway. The responsibilities included management of the secretariat of Norwegian Information Technology Advisory Council. He has been a Member of the Norwegian Delegation to OECD/ICCP Committee and a Member and Chairmen of The Nordic Advisory Committee for Nordic Action Program for IT. Since 1990 he worked as an Assistant Professor, from 1997 to 2001 as an Associate Professor in information systems at Finnmark University College, Finnmark, Norway, and from 2001 to 2003 as an Associate Professor at the Department of Informatics, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway. His current research activities include various studies of eGovernment projects in Norway. Jansen is heading a cross-disciplinary research program in eGovernment at Norwegian Center for Computers and Law (NRCCL), UiO. He has coordinated a national resource network within eGovernment from 2007 to 2010, founded by the Norwegian Research Council, Norway. Current research includes ICT governance, information infrastructures, and IS implementations and organizational change.
Biography Updated on 3 December 2012