Sven-Åke Hörte holds a Ph.D. from Göteborg University. He is since 1993 Professor of Industrial Organization at Luleå University of Technology and since 2000 Professor of Sociology/Work Sciences at Halmstad University. He has a background as Senior Research Project Manager at IMIT.
Ongoing and future research areas:
Development and implementation of manufacturing strategies in firms.
The organization and management of product development processes in manufacturing industries.
Simulation of the dynamic development of innovation systems and estimation of the competitive potential of such systems.