Nicolay  Worren Author of Evaluating Organization Development

Nicolay Worren

Nicolay Worren is an associate professor in the School of Economics and Business at the Norwegian University of Life Sciences. He entered academia in 2015 after 18 years in management consulting. He has published several journal articles on organization design and related topics.


Nicolay Worren is an associate professor at the School of Business and Economics at the Norwegian University of Life Sciences. He received a master’s degree in psychology from McGill University and a doctorate in management studies from the Oxford University. He was a management consultant before he became a business school professor, working for Accenture, PA Consulting, and Deloitte. He was also an internal consultant with oil services firm Aker Solutions for three years.

Some of his working papers and previous publications can be found on

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Areas of Research / Professional Expertise

    Organization design
    Management consulting
    Organizational change
    Strategy implementation

Personal Interests

    Open water swimming
    Cross-country skiing
    Family life


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New edition of

Published: Jun 01, 2018

Brief introduction to the second edition of my book "Organization design: Simplifying complex systems" published by Routledge in 2018.