Hege Hofstad is a research professor at the Norwegian Institute of Urban and Regional Research at the Oslo Metropolitan University (OsloMet). She has been engaged in sustainability issues for several years, the last years with a specific urban approach. Hege is a researcher – she sees her role mainly in developing and disseminating knowledge of drivers and barriers to sustainability and engaging in discussions and collaboration with other stakeholders.
Her main focus currently is on key elements in transformational leadership and leadership mechanisms to ensure co-creation. Hege’s main approach is to contribute to identifying promising sustainability pathways and elements that push us in the right direction.