Sven Hemlin

About Sven Hemlin

Sven Hemlin holds a Ph.D., and is Emeritus Professor of Psychology and Social Psychology. He is currently at Gothenburg Research Institute (GRI), School of Business, Economics and Law. He was previously affiliated to the Department of Psychology, Gothenburg University. He has been a Visiting Research Fellow at the Science, Technology Research Unit (SPRU), University of Sussex, and Visiting Professor at Copenhagen Business School and the University of Tampere. He has published a number of books and in journals such as Creativity & Innovation Management, International Journal of Innovation Management, Leadership Quarterly, Managerial Finance, Science, Technology & Human Values and Scientometrics. He conducts research in organizational psychology, leadership, creativity and innovation, economic psychology, judgement and decision-making. Recently, he finished a research project on pension fund management with Magnus Jansson and Carl_Christian Trönnberg. The latest book was published 2017: Mumford, M.D. & Hemlin, S. (Eds.). Handbook of Research on Leadership and Creativity. Northampton, Mass., E. Elgar Publishing, Inc.

Research areas

  • Psychology, Behavioral economics, Management, Research Ethics

Teaching areas

  • Psychology, Research Ethics, Philosophy of Science