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