Current positions:

Principal Researcher (Senior forskare) at Karolinska Institutet. (May 2019-present)

Docent (June 2022-present)

Wallenberg Academy Fellow at Karolinska Institutet. (July 2015-present)

Visiting Group Leader, Singapore Centre for Environmental Life Sciences Engineering. Nanyang Technological University,  Singapore. (August 2016-present)

Director of studies (DoS) of the National Doctoral Programme in Infection and Antibiotics (NDPIA) funded by Vetenskapsrådet. (February 2018-present)

Science and Research Advisory Board,  Academy for Silent Mentor (AFSM), Malaysia. (June 2021- December 2025)


Education and previous positions:

Assistant Professor at the Department of MTC, Karolinska Institutet. (April 2015-April 2019)

Home coming research fellow (Ventenskapsrådet) at the Department of MTC, Karolinska Institutet. (April 2014-March 2015)

Postdoctoral research fellow (Ventenskapsrådet) at The Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, University of Oxford. (March 2011- March 2014). Mentor: Professor Christoph Tang 

PhD in Molecular Biology, Umeå University, Sweden (2010)

(Thesis title: RNA-mediated virulence gene regulation in the human pathogen Listeria monocytogenes). Supervisor: Professor Jörgen Johansson.

Defended thesis: 12th May 2010…

Master of Science (MSc) in Biomedicine, Umeå University, Sweden (2004)