Academic training

04/2015-03/2017 Research leadership training
Courses in academic leadership and organizing, research communication, research funding, equal opportunities, ethical and legal questions in research
Mid Sweden University, Sweden
08/2016-05/2017 Course in higher education pedagogy and flexible teaching
Mid Sweden University, Sweden
08/2016-01/2017 Course in PhD supervision
Mid Sweden University, Sweden
04/2014 Completion of the PhD project “Nature, Culture, and Activism: an Analysis of Environmentalist Literature from Iceland and Norway”
Department for Scandinavian Studies, University of Bonn, Germany
02/2013-06/2013 Research stay at the Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM), University of Oslo, Norway
03/2012-06/2012 Research stay at EDDA – Center for Excellence at the University of Iceland in Reykjavík
05/2010-04/2014 Doctoral studies at the Department for Scandinavian Studies at the University of Bonn, Germany;
PhD project “Nature, Culture, and Activism: an Analysis of Environmental Literature from Norway and Iceland”
10/2006-12/2008 Studies in Scandinavian studies, medieval and modern history at the University of Bonn, Germany;
degree “Magister Artium“; title of master’s thesis:
“Þar hefjum vér eina kátliga frásǫgn – on the Function of Laughter and Humour in Old Norse Literature”
08/2005-07/2006 ERASMUS stay at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden
10/2003-07/2005 Studies in Scandinavian studies, medieval and modern history at the University of Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany