Search for dissertations about: "universities"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 162 swedish dissertations containing the word universities.

  1. 1. Dancing Together Alone Inconsistencies and Contradictions of Strategic Communication in Swedish Universities

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Daniel Lövgren; Uppsala universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Strategic communication; Social Media; Neo-Institutional Theory; Translations; Universities; Inconsistencies; Strategisk kommunikation; Sociala medier; Institutionell teori; Översättning; Universitet; Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap; Media and Communication Studies;

    Abstract : Organizations increasingly use communication as a strategic function to maneuver in a challenging, complex, and demanding social landscape. Based on assumptions of centralized control and planning, the strategic communication concept aims for coordination and consistency of communication. READ MORE

  2. 2. Universities and Regional Advantage in the Knowledge Economy: Markets, Governance and Networks as Developing in English Regions

    University dissertation from University of Birmingham

    Author : Fumi Kitagawa; [2004]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Regional Innovation Systems; Networks; Universities;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the links developing between the universities and their regions in the globalising knowledge economy as observed in the UK. It examines institutional responses to two realms of policies, namely, higher education policy and regional development policy. READ MORE

  3. 3. Online Education in Universities Moving from Individual Adoption to Institutionalisation of an Information Technology Innovation

    University dissertation from Jönköping : Jönköping International Business School

    Author : Inés Casanovas; Högskolan i Jönköping.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : This thesis describes and analyses the move from individual adoption to institutionalisation of an information technology innovation: online education in universities. The study focuses on the processes that took place within two universities, one in Sweden and the other in Argentina, regarding online education adoption and the organisational changes developed. READ MORE

  4. 4. A unified strategic business and IT alignment model A study in the public universities of Nicaragua

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Norman Vargas Chevez; KTH.; [2010]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; strategic alignment; business - IT alignment; public universities; AHP; SOCIAL SCIENCES Statistics; computer and systems science Informatics; computer and systems science Computer and systems science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Statistik; data- och systemvetenskap Informatik; data- och systemvetenskap Data- och systemvetenskap;

    Abstract : A number of attempts have been made to define strategic business and information technology (IT) alignment; several representations of what it is are available in academic and practitioners’ fields. The literature suggests that firms need to achieve strategic business and IT alignment to be competitive. READ MORE

  5. 5. Exploring the black box of academia: University positioning, firm inventiveness and academic opportunities

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Daniel Ljungberg; [2011]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Universities; academic patents; competition; opportunities; academics;

    Abstract : This PhD thesis analyzes the role and activities of universities and academics based on three over- arching themes. The first theme addresses how universities differentiate and compete. READ MORE