Ingeborg Olsdatter Busterud Flagstad

Associate Professor
Inland School of Business and Social Sciences
Department of Psychology
Visiting address:
Studiested Lillehammer
Vormstuguvegen 2
2624 Lillehammer
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Mailing address:
Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences
Postboks 400
2418 Elverum


My main research interests are group processes, organizational sustainability and environmental psychology.

Academic interests

My research focus on green organisational changes, and includes

  1. A study of the role of the founder in the establishment of a green organisational climate.
  2. The processes underlying the development of a green organisational climate.
  3. The development of a systems perspective of green changes in organisations. 


  • She received her Cand.polit degree in Psychology at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology in 2002. Specialisation: Social- and organisational psychology.
  • She completed her training as a Psychodrama Leader at the Moreno Institute in Norway in 2013.
  • She formerly worked as an assistant professor of psychology at the University of Oslo

In addition to the PhD project I teach applied group psychology and green leadership at the master in environmental psychology at the Innland University (HiNN). Besides the academic career I run the farm Flagstad Østre in Hamar.


I am part of the Environmental Psychology research group at HiNN and organise the yearly conference on environmental psychology. 

Topics: Environmental psychology, social psychology, organisational psychology, sustainability, green changes, greening organisations and group processes. 

Publications and projects

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