Work experience - research and teaching


2016 (Nov.) - present

Associate professor at the Centre for Applied Philosophy, Department of Learning and Philosophy, Aalborg University


2013 (Feb.) - 2016 (Oct.)


Assistant professor at the Centre for Applied Philosophy, Department of Learning and Philosophy, Aalborg University


2011 (Jan.) - 2012 (Dec.):


Postdoc. at the Centre for Bioethics and Nanoethics, Aarhus University

Main research areas: bioethics, animal ethics, health care ethics, environmental ethics


2007 (Sep.) - 2010 (Dec.):


PhD-fellow, Centre for Bioethics and Nanoethics, Aarhus University, Denmark

Dissertation title: The Question of the Farm Animal: Welfare, ethics and public policy in modern animal agriculture


2009:


Visiting Scholar (six months) at the Department of Philosophy, Colorado State University, USA

Host and advisor: Distinguished Professor Bernard E. Rollin


2002 - 2007:


Associate teacher and project manager (both full time and part time), VIA University College, Denmark

Courses: Ethics, theory of science, health psychology, communication and group dynamics



Work experience - other


2004 - present:


Tour guide in Greenland and Arctic Canada (season work/part time) - freelance work with EYOS Expeditions, Lindblad Expeditions/National Geographic and Arctic Adventure


1995-2007:


Different full time and part time jobs:

i.a. construction worker, kindergarten assistant, aquarium guide and marine educator


1994 - 1995:


The Royal Guards, infantry regiment: Rifleman, radio operator, adjutant



Education


Degrees


2010 PhD in bioethics at the Centre for Bioethics and Nanoethics, Aarhus University


2006 MA in philosophy at the Department of Philosophy, Aarhus University


1993 High School diploma (linguistic) at Horsens Amtsgymnasium


 

Courses and additional education


2002: 

'Communication in organisations' at the Department of Information and Media Science, Aarhus University


2000 – 2005: 

Danish Handball Federation - elite coach education (modules: physical training • pedagogy, planning and goal tender coaching • team management and psychology)


1993 – 1994: 

Liberal studies in ethics, culture and literature at Indiana University of Pennsylvania, USA