Associate Professorship lecture: Marcel Garz
On Thursday 15 October Marcel Garz gave his Associate Professorship lecture at Jönköping International Business School (JIBS), Jönköping University. The title of the lecture was ‘‘The Dilemma of the Contemporary Media Company’’. Marcel Garz is a member of Media, Management and Transformation Centre (MMTC) at JIBS.
Trial lecture: Anette Karltun
On Wednesday 30 September Anette Karltun gave her trial lecture for the appointment as associate professor at the School of Engineering, Jönköping University. The title of the lecture was ‘’Human information processing at the core of work performance’’. Anette Karltun is an Associate Professor within Work Organisation at the Department of Supply Chain and Operations Management, School of Engineering.
Praise to JTH for the SPS conference
The School of Engineering (JTH) at Jönköping University (JU), who organized SPS 2020 (Swedish Production Symposium) on 7-8 October, has received praise from several quarters for a well-planned and well-conducted conference.“It feels good for us to get that response. It puts us on the map,” says Kristina Säfsten, chair of the SPS conference.
How spaces and objects affect innovation work
Marta Caccamo’s dissertation looks at how spaces and objects, physical and digital, can affect the way people carry out innovation work. Her study shows that when designing an innovation space, one solution does not necessary fit all. Rather, organizations should look at what the project is, the types of people involved and the context they are working in.
Collaborations with municipalities in research-based teaching
Over the past few years, the School of Education and Communication (HLK) at Jönköping University has been participating in two ULF projects, one with the municipality of Vaggeryd and one with the municipality of Habo.