Om mig

Present Position

  • Research Coordinator, BOOSTB4, CLINTEC, Karolinska Institutet (2015 (dec)-)
  • Co-founder and co-owner, CellProtect Nordic Pharmaceuticals AB (2012-)

Previous Positions

  • Scientific Secretary, Swedish Pharmaceutical Society (2013-2015)
  • Director of post graduate education, Swedish Academy of Pharmaceutical Sciences (2011-2015)
  • Project manager Cell therapies, Avaris AB (2011)
  • Senior scientist and QA responsible Cell therapies, Avaris AB(2006-2010)
  • Scientist/Assistant Professor, Center for Infectious Medicine, Karolinska Institutet (2004-2005 )
  • Consultant HIV testing and laboratory management for WHO, SIDA, Swedish Africa groups and Swedish Save the Children (1988-1996)
  • Mikrobiologist, Dept of Immunology, Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control (1993-1995)
  • Laboratory Engineer, Dept of Immunology, National Bacteriological Laboratory (1986-1993)

Pedagogiska meriter

Co-Supervision of PhD students

  • A. Tjernlund, (Leukemia inhibitor factor (LIF) and gp130 in early defense against HIV-1 infection), thesis defense 2006-12-14.
  • U. Johansson, (Dendritic cell responses to apoptotic cells- is there life after death?), thesis defense 2010-05-30.
  • V. Mohanran, (On HIV-1 restriction in human dendritic cells and peripheral blood mononuclear cells), thesis defense 2012-01-13.
  • A. Sköld, (Strategies for modulation of dendritic cell responses), thesis defense 2012-06-01.

Master thesis students or equivalent

  • 4 students 1997-1999, 1 student 2019


  • Postdoc, Center for Infectious Medicine, Karolinska Institutet (2003-2004)
  • Postdoc, Dept of Vaccine Research, Karolinska Institutet (2001-2002)
  • PhD student, Swedish Institute of Infectious Disease Control (1995-2000)
  • BSc in Chemistry, Lund University, Lund (1983-1986)