Brief Curriculum Vitae
2018 – Senior lecturer, a tenured, fully financed group leader position at the Medical Faculty, Lund University, 100% research time
2011 – Chief Operational Officer, COO of Genepod Therapeutics AB
2016 – 2018 Assistant senior lecturer, a 4-year tenure track position, fully financed group leader position at the Medical Faculty, Lund University, 100% research time
2015 – 2016 Researcher (“Forskare”) and group leader at the Medical Faculty, Lund University.
2011 – 2015 Assistant professor of Neuroscience and group leader at the Medical Faculty, Lund University. Fully funded position financed in competition from the Multipark SFO, 100% research time
2010 – 2011 Postdoctoral scientist at the Neuronal Plasticity and Repair unit, Medical Faculty, Lund University
2009 – 2010 Postdoctoral scientist at the B.R.A.I.N.S unit, Medical Faculty, Lund University
Higher education qualification
2016 Appointed as a Docent in Neuroscience at Lund University.
2005 – 2009 PhD in Neuroscience at the Medical Faculty, Lund University (Dec 4, 2009)
2000 – 2005 Master of Medicine (Biomedicine) at the Medical Faculty, Lund University
2003 – 2004 Biomedical Graduate School (Mathemathics and medicine) at Lund University
2002 – 2003 Engineering mathematics, Lund Institute of Technology
2000 Mathematics, Faculty of Science, Lund University
1999 Military service
Total citations: 981, h-index: 17 (Google Scholar), 15 (Scopus and ISI web of knowledge where two papers are not listed), Mean IF: 8.2 (Max: 24.1, Min: 3.2), 8 “high impact” papers (IF >10), as of September 2016.
Intellectual property and entrepreneurship
Founding scientist and one of four board directors and Chief Operational Officer, COO of Genepod Therapeutics AB built around the invention listed below.
Named Inventor of a two PCT, world-wide patent applications and one PRV patent application. The first so-far approved in 7 countries (40 pending).
Appointments & Awards
2016 – External Expert reviewer for the Horizon 2020 Human Brain Project
2016 – External Expert reviewer for the National Science Centre, Poland
2013 – First prize in the Science Slam at the “Almedalen” political week, Gotland
2012 – Expert panelist for The French National Research Agency (ANR)
2012 First prize in a Science stand-up, “Kulturnatten”, Lund, Sweden
2011 – Expert panelist for the Research Council of Norway
2011 First prize in the Medicon Valley Alliance Science Slam
2011 Swedish Society for Medical Research. Two-year post doc fellowship
2007-2009 Board member of the Lund University Medical Faculty steering committee