MSc Information Technology

Assistant Professor

Kristiania University College, Department of Technology

Kjeld Hansen is an Assistant Professor at the Mobile Technologies Lab at Kristiania University College, Norway, and PhD researcher at the Centre of Business Data Analytics of the Copenhagen Business School, Denmark.

Kjeld’s work is empirically driven and pursues qualitative and/or mixed methods lines of inquiry. It is often positioned in interdisciplinary settings within a socio-technical tradition.

Kjeld works closely with the industry and civic society. He is especially engaged in digital respiratory health and is currently serving as the Chair to the European Lung Foundation, and a member of the Executive Committee of the European Respiratory Society.

Kjeld Hansen holds a Master of Science in Information Technology from the IT University of Copenhagen and a Bachelor of Communication from Roskilde University.



  • Pierucci, Paola, Santomasi, Carla, Ambrosino, Nicolino, Portacci, Andrea, Diaferia, Fabrizio, Hansen, Kjeld S., Odemyr, Mikaëla, Jones, Steve & Campagnano, Giovanna E. (2021). Patient’s treatment burden related to care coordination in the field of respiratory diseases. Breathe. ISSN 1810-6838. doi: 10.1183/20734735.0006-2021
  • Powell, Pippa, Saggu, Ravijyot, Jones, Steve, Clari, Marco, Saraiva, Isabel, Hardavella, Georgia, Hansen, Kjeld S. & Pinnock, Hilary (2021). Discussing treatment burden. Breathe. ISSN 1810-6838. doi: 10.1183/20734735.0284-2020
  • Staaby, Anne, Hansen, Kjeld S. & Grønli, Tor-Morten (2021). Automation of Routine Work: A Case Study of Employees’ Experiences of Work Meaningfulness. Proceedings of the Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS). ISSN 1530-1605. 54 p 156-165. doi: 10.24251/HICSS.2021.018
  • McQuillan, Vesma Kontere & Hansen, Kjeld S. (2020). Rethinking Fashion Spaces. I McQuillan, Vesma Kontere (red.) Fashion Spaces/ A Theoretical View. Frame Publishers. ISBN 9789492311481. p 12-27.
  • McQuillan, Vesma Kontere & Hansen, Kjeld S. (2020). Let’s Meet in Metaspace: Student Case Studies. I McQuillan, Vesma Kontere (red.) Fashion Spaces/ A Theoretical View. Frame Publishers. ISBN 9789492311481. p 50-54.
  • Abidin, Crystal, Hansen, Kjeld S., Mathilde , Hogsnes, Newlands, Gemma Elisabeth Marjorie, Nielsen, Mette Lykke, Nielsen, Louise Yung & Sihvonen, Tanja (2020). A Review of Formal and Informal Regulations in the Nordic Influencer Industry. Nordic Journal of Media Studies. ISSN 2003-184X. 2(1) doi: 10.2478/njms-2020-0007
  • Lasantha Bandara Thambawita, Vajira, Hicks, Steven, Borglia, Hanna, Stensland, Håkon Kvale, Jha, Debesh, Svensen, Martin Kristoffer, Pettersen, Svein Arne, Johansen, Dag, Johansen, Håvard D., Pettersen, Susann Dahl, Nordvang, Simon, Pedersen, Sigurd, Gjerdrum, Anders Tungeland, Grønli, Tor-Morten, Fredriksen, Per Morten, Eg, Ragnhild, Hansen, Kjeld S., Fagernes, Siri, Claudi-Nielsen, Christine, Biørn-Hansen, Andreas, Dang Nguyen, Duc Tien, Kupka, Tomas, Hammer, Hugo Lewi, Jain, Ramesh, Riegler, Michael & Halvorsen, Pål (2020). PMData: a sports logging dataset. I Alay, Özgü & Toni, Laura (red.) MMSys ’20: Proceedings of the 11th ACM Multimedia Systems Conference. Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). ISBN 978-1-4503-6845-2. p 231-236. doi: 10.1145/3339825.3394926
  • Grønli, Tor-Morten, Biørn-Hansen, Andreas, Fagernes, Siri, Eg, Ragnhild, Hansen, Kjeld S. & Fredriksen, Per Morten (2019). Unveiling the Data Shadow: A Scalable Software Architecture for Public Health and Electronically Assessed Data (PHEAD). NIKT: Norsk IKT-konferanse for forskning og utdanning. ISSN 1892-0713. FULLTEKST
  • Gruffydd-Jones, Kevin & Hansen, Kjeld S. (2019). Working for Better Asthma Control: How Can We Improve the Dialogue Between Patients and Healthcare Professionals? Advances in Therapy. ISSN 0741-238X. doi: 10.1007/s12325-019-01131-0
  • Hansen, Kjeld S. (2018). Socially Shared Health Information. I Beltran, Juan & Kostkova, Patty (red.) DH ’18 Proceedings of the 2018 International Conference on Digital Health. ACM Digital Library. ISBN 978-1-4503-6493-5. p 152-153. doi: 10.1145/3194658.3194688
  • Mathilde , Hogsnes & Hansen, Kjeld S. (2018). Negotiating consumerism and feminism on instagram. I Chen, Jinjun & Laurence T., Yang (red.) 2018 IEEE Intl Conf on Parallel & Distributed Processing with Applications, Ubiquitous Computing & Communications, Big Data & Cloud Computing, Social Computing & Networking, Sustainable Computing & Communications (ISPA/IUCC/BDCloud/SocialCom/SustainCom). IEEE conference proceedings. ISBN 978-1-7281-1141-4. p 1191-1192. doi: 10.1109/BDCloud.2018.00175
  • Hansen, Kjeld Steenbjerg, Mukkamala, Raghava, Hussain, Abid, Grønli, Tor-Morten, Langberg, Henning & Vatrapu, Ravi Kiran (2016). Big Social Data in Public Health: A Mixed-methods Case Study of’s Facebook Strategy, Engagement, and Performance. Procedia Computer Science. ISSN 1877-0509. 98 p 298-307. doi: 10.1016/j.procs.2016.09.046 FULLTEKST
  • Straton, Nadiya, Hansen, Kjeld Steenbjerg, Mukkamala, Raghava Rao, Hussain, Abid, Grønli, Tor-Morten, Langberg, Henning & Vatrapu, Ravi Kiran (2016). Big Social Data Analytics for Public Health: Facebook Engagement and Performance. I NN, . (red.) 2016 IEEE 18th International Conference on e-Health Networking, Applications and Services (Healthcom),. IEEE conference proceedings. ISBN 978-1-5090-3370-6. p 442-447. doi: 10.1109/HealthCom.2016.7749497