- Head of administrative staff
- Overall responsibility for economic and personnel matters
- Internal information
- Secretary for FNI's Board and Council
- Head of Administration and Information, FNI (since 2011).
- Conference organizer, The World Ocean in Globalization:
Challenges for Marine Regions, FNI (2008).
- Information Officer and Project Administrator, FNI (2005-2011).
- Advisor at the Embassy of Japan in Norway (2002-2005).
- Participant in various research projects related to the Northern Sea Route and Northern Russian resources and infrastructure, FNI (2000-2002).
- Conference organizer, Northern Sea Route User Conference, FNI (1999).
- Part of the International Northern Sea Route Programme (INSROP) Secretariat at FNI (1996-99), eventually as Head.
- Cand. Scient. in geography, University of Oslo (1996)
PEER-REVIEWED ARTICLES AND CHAPTERS
Polar Geography, Vol 33, Nos 1-2, 2010, pp. 15-38
FNI Report 13/2000. Lysaker, FNI, 2000, 124 p.
Unike bilder av nobelprisvinnerne ('Unique photographs of the Nobel Prize winners')
Budstikka, 04.04.2016. In Norwegian
«Begrav meg under godbjørka mi» ('Fridtjof Nansen: «Bury me under my favourite birch tree»')
Aftenposten, 26.03.2016. In Norwegian