Short CV/Education and training

Present Positions

  • Since 2016
    Senior Researcher (Forskare), Dept. of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Karolinska Institutet (KI), Stockholm. 60%

  • Since 2001
    Extension specialist/ Senior Lecturer in Translational Veterinary Medicine (Samverkanslektor i translationell veterinärmedicin), Dept. of Anatomy, Physiology and Biochemistry, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU), Uppsala. Employed since 120501

Former Positions

  • 2012 – 2015
    Assistant Professor, KI

  • 2011 – 2012
    Assistant Professor, KI, Researcher, Dept. of Anatomy, Physiology and Biochemistry, SLU, CEO, Spiber Technologies AB

  • 2008 – 2011
    PostDoc (researcher), Dept. of Anatomy, Physiology and Biochemistry, SLU, CEO, Spiber Technologies AB

  • 2007 – 2008
    Pathologist, Swedish National Veterinary Institute (SVA)

  • 2003 – 2007
    PhD student at the Dept. of Biomedicine and Veterinary Public Health, SLU

  • 2002 – 2004
    Veterinarian, small animal clinician, 20%. Hornstulls veterinärpraktik, Stockholm (founder and owner)

Research Degree

  • 2007
    PhD in Veterinary Pathology

  • 2013
    Docent-level competence: Associate Professor in Translational Medicine

Basic Degree

  • 2003
    Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (

Selected publications

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • Elected member of the Young Academy of Sweden, 2015 – 2019


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