Jon Rognes does research in Operations strategy and Operations Management. He is also Deputy Secretary General at the Leading Health Care Foundation, see link www.leadinghealthcare.se
Active research projects are:
Lean Services, the application of Lean Production principles on mass production of services. Special focus on lean and processes in health care delivery.
Outsourcing and offshoring of services, focusing on organisational impact of centralisation / relocation of service functions.
Corporate consulting and enhancement of product range using service components.
Telecommuting, organisational impact of home based telecommuting (Thesis 1999).
Gobal R&D units, the use of global teams in R&D.
Callcenters and service outsourcing.
During 2004-05 visiting professor at Asian Institute of Management, Manila, studying the business process outsourcing sector in south-east Asia.
During 2000 - 2001 visiting Scholar at Stanford University.
Jon is a teacher in operations strategy and Operations management at CIOM, and visiting assistant professor at Chalmers University of Technology.