since 2012 Associate Professor at the Museum of Cultural History, University of Oslo
2004–2009 Senior Lecturer at the Institute for Archaeology, Conservation and History, University of Oslo
2004–2009 Research projects with the National Museum of Denmark, Copenhagen; Teaching assignments at the Saxo-Institute, University of Copenhagen
2003 Ph.d. at University of Kiel with “Landschaften – eine archäologische Untersuchung der Region zwischen Schweriner See und Stepenitz”
1995–2001 Working as archaeologist with the Landesamt für Bodendenkmalpflege Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Schwerin
1995 Master in Prehistoric Archaeology at the University of Tübingen