Senior Researcher - Dr.ing.
Gunn-Turid Kvam holds a doctoral degree (dr.ing) in business organization and management from NTNU, Institute for Economics and Technology Management. Today she holds a position as a part-time associate professor at this institute. Her research competence is connected to the development of business and industry. In recent years her research has focused on local food, the food supply chain, export of Norwegian agricultural products and advisory service in agriculture, mainly through qualitative studies. Theories on innovation, cooperation, networking, learning and organizing have provided the theoretical basis for this work. Her main research interest is to explore how the development in rural areas can be organized in order to ensure value generation and a sustainable development.