Johan Sandberg is a senior lecturer at the Swedish Center for Digital Innovation at the Department of Informatics, Umeå University. His overall research interest lies within the area of digitalization and organizational transformation. In particular, he explores how rapidly changing governance and technology configurations in digital ecosystems affect organizing logics. He explores these issues in studies of 1) orchestration of innovation networks, 2) organizational strategy in uncertain and adaptive business environments and 3) digitization of product platforms and physical operational technology.
Sandberg has received the Börje Langefors award for best doctoral dissertation in Sweden in the subject areas - informatics, information systems, data and information science or equivalent, and, the Swedish Association for Information Systems’ award for outstanding pedagogical achievements. He has been a visiting scholar at the Center for Process Innovation within J. Mack Robinson College of Business, Georgia State University. Sandberg has published his work in the Journal of the Association of Information Systems, European Journal of Innovation Management, at international conferences such as Americas Conference on Information Systems and Hawaii International Conference on Information Systems, and, as book chapters.