Jaakko Kujala

University of Oulu

Dr. Jaakko Kujala is professor of project and quality management at the Department of industrial Engineering and Management at the University of Oulu, Finland, and adjunct professor at the Helsinki University of Technology, where he is actively working with the Project Business research group (PB). He has over ten years’ experience in industry, while working in international automation system project business before his career in the academia. He has initiated and served as a director for several large research projects with the participation of leading project-based firms, such as Nokia Siemens Networks, Kone, Wärtsilä, Metso, and Outotec. His current research interests include contextual variables in project-based firms and project networks, business models in project-based firms, and stakeholder management in the project business context. His list of publications include over 80 reviewed research papers, books or book chapters in the area of project business.