Short CV/Education and training

  • 2015
    Director of PH.D studies in History at Linköping University

  • 2015
    Position as Bitr. Professor at Linköping University

  • 2014
    Position as Senior lecturer in History at Linköping University

  • 2014
    Bitr. Professor at Malmo University

  • 2012
    Associate Professor (Docent) in History at Malmo University

  • 2007 – 2014
    Senior lecturer in history/oral hstory at Malmo University

  • 2005
    Doctorate in History at Växjö universitet

  • 2000
    Visiting Ph.D student at Tel Aviv University

  • 1999 – 2005
    PH.D student at Växjo University

  • 1998
    Master in History at Lund University

  • 1974

Selected publications

  • (2017) "The making of cultural heritage and ethnicity in the archive : the example of the Nordic Museum" in Christina Johansson et. al ed, Museums in a time of migration : rethinking museums' roles, representations, collections, and collaborations. Nordic Adacemic Press. With J. Johansson.

  • (2017) ”Flüchtlinge und Pioniere. Deutsch-jüdischen Jugend in der schwedischen Landschaft in den 1930er und 1940er Jahren i Olaf Glöckner (ed.), Deutsch-jüdische Emigration nach Schweden, de Gruyter Publishing house.

  • (2017) ”Svensk flyktingpolitik, tjeckiska och polsk-judiska flyktingar 1968–1972” i Historisk tidskrift 2017:1, s. 137–143.

  • (2016)” Narratives from multicultural Sweden – Positioning and identification in immigrant collections at the archive of the Nordic Museum 1970–2015”, i Oral History, No 2, 2016. Med J. Johansson.

  • (2015) ”Svenska änglar och hyenor möter tacksamma flyktingar. Mottagningen av befriade koncentrationslägerfångar i skånsk press under året 1945” i Historisk tidskrift 2015:2, s. 266–300.

  • (2015) Muntlig historia i teori och praktik, Studentlitteratur, Lund. Redaktör tillsammans med Lars Hansson

  • (2015) ”En svensk historikers perspektiv på oral history i en historisk och internationell kontext” i Malin Thor Tureby & Lars Hansson (red.), Muntlig historia i teori och praktik, Studentlitteratur, Lund.

  • (2015) ”Kontextualisering och (åter)användning. Att arbeta med arkiverade intervjuer” i Malin Thor Tureby & Lars Hansson (red.), Muntlig historia i teori och praktik, Studentlitteratur, Lund.

  • (2013) “The Swedish Jews and the Jewish survivors. The first public narratives about survivors in Swedish Jewish press” i Reaching a State of Hope. Refugees, Immigrants and the Swedish Welfare State, 1930-2000, eds. M. Byström & P. Frohnert, Lund.

  • (2013) “To hear with the collection. Contextualisation and recontextualisation of archived interviews" i Oral history, No 2, Volume 41, s. 63–74.

  • (2013) “The Semantic Genealogy of the Archive. A Discussion on the “Jewish memories archive” at the Nordic Museum in Sweden” i Ieva Garda-Rozenberga (red.), Oral history. Dialogue with society, University of Lativa Press, s. 257-267.

Complete list of publications

Selected projects

  • DigiCONFLICT. Digital Heritage in Cultural Conflicts. Funded by JPICH and The Swedish National Heritage Board, 2018-2021.

  • Jewish and woman. Intersectional and historical perspectives on Jewish women’s’ lives in Sweden in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. Funded by the Swedish Research Council/Vetenskapsrådet, 2017 – 2020

  • Narratives as cultural heritage. Power and resistance in collections of narratives from and about immigrants at the archive of Nordic Museum 1970-2016: Funded by the Swedish Research Council/Vetenskapsrådet, 2017 – 2019

  • “Narrative identities and intersectionality. Narratives and negotiations about “Jewish” and “Muslime” identities in Sweden 1945-2010” Funded by the Swedish Research Council/Vetenskapsrådet, 2008 – 2013

  • Perceptions of work and un-health. Not able-bodied refugees in Sweden 1950-2005. Funded by the Swedish Research Council/Vetenskapsrådet, 2006 – 2008

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • Oral History in Sweden (OHIS)

  • Co-chair for the Oral history and Life stories network at ESSHC

  • TAM-archive reserach council

Soft Skills/Other activities and achievements

Other activities and achievements/family

  • Married, 3 children


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