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 PhD (History of Technology)                                                            

 Department of History of Science and TechnologyRoyal Institute of Technology  (KTH), Stockholm, Sweden, 1999. 

 Doctoral dissertation: Den gemensamma utvecklingen: Staten, storföretaget och  samarbetet kring den svenska elkrafttekniken, [The Mutual Development: The  State, Big Industry and the Collaboration on Swedish Electric Power Technology]

 MSc (Engineering Physics)                                                                            School of Engineering Physics, Five year degree program                              Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Stockholm, Sweden, 1992.
 Masters Thesis in Applied Physics: ”Study of p+ Gated MOS Structures  Manufactured with Molecular Layer Doping of Boron”.


2013 - present
Associate Professor of the History of Industrialization
Department of Engineering Design & Production 
Aalto University, Finland   


2011 - 2013

Senior Lecturer                                                                Department of Philosophy, Linguistics, & Theory of Science           University of Gothenburg, Sweden   


2008 - 2010

Associate Professor                                                           Centre for Advanced Security Theory (CAST)                    Department of Political Science                                          University of Copenhagen, Denmark   


Spring - Summer 2008

Visiting Assoc. Professor of History of Ideas              Department of History of Ideas                                         University of Aarhus, Denmark


2006 - 2008

Assoc. Professor of History of Technology                          History of Technology Division                                            Technical Knowledge Center of Denmark                            Technical University of Denmark (DTU), Denmark


2004 - 2006

Visiting Assistant Professor of History                                      Department of History & Programs in International Studies and Science in Human Culture                                                            Northwestern University, USA  

2003 - 2004

Research Fellow                                                        Department of History of Science and Technology                   Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Sweden


2001 - 2003

Lecturer in History of Science & Technology                       Centre for the History of Science, Technology and Medicine Imperial College London                                                   University of London, UK   


2000 - 2001

Visiting Scholar                                                                 Program in Science, Technology, and Society (STS)    Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA   


June-Sept 2000

Joint Visiting Research Fellow                                             Centre for the History of Science, Technology and Medicine (CHSTM) & Policy Research in Engineering, Science, and Technology (PREST), University of Manchester, UK   

March 2000 - Sept 2001

Researcher                                                                                               Swedish Institute for Studies of Education and Research (SISTER) Sweden    


Sept 1999 - Feb 2000

Assistant Professor  (Acting)                                       Department of Technology and Social Change                    Linköping University, Sweden