Parrhesia Inc

Advancing Whistleblowing

Prof Brita Bjørkelo

Academic Council

Brita Bjørkelo (Clinical Psychologist, PhD, professor) works at the research department, Norwegian Police University College. She is involved in research projects on whistleblowing, work environment and leadership. Bjørkelo is also involved in investigations on ethical grey area police cases and ethical dilemmas among Senior Investigative Officers. She leads research projects on knowledge and digitalized police practices; strain and resources in the police (“The police study”, shared leadership); diversity in police education and organization; teacher education, ethics and social media, and previously led a project on gender representation in top positions in Academe. Bjørkelo is Editorial board member, and previous Editor-in-Chief of the Nordic Journal of Studies in Policing.