National & International Activities


Member of the Swedish National Committee of Geophysics 2023-2026

Wallenberg Academy Fellow 2017-2023

Co-funder and first president of the IAVCEI commission on Volcanic and Igneous Plumbing Systems

Former member of the Young Academy of Sweden

Initiator and convenor of workshops, symposia and sessions on volcanic plumbing systems at international Earth science conferences

Reviewer of manuscripts for the leading geoscience journals

Reviewer of grant proposals for a

variety of international funding organisations

Former deputy head of department of the Department of Earth Sciences, Uppsala University

IAVCEI commission on Volcanic and Igneous Plumbing Systems (VIPS)

I am one of the co-funders and was the first president (until 2020) of the IAVCEI commission on VIPS. The main goal of this commission is to foster and facilitate an integrated approach to understand crustal magma transport and storage processes on Earth and the other terrestrial planets.

The commission is forum for VIPS research beyond disciplinary or methodoligical boundaries.

The Young Academy of Sweden

2016-2021 I was an elected member of the Young Academy of Sweden.


The Young Academy of Sweden is an independent, cross-disciplinary forum for some of the most promising young researchers in Sweden from all disciplines.


> website Young Academy of Sweden


> link to my profile

Reviewer of  Research Proposals & Manuscripts

Reviewer of research proposals for, e.g.

- Swiss National Science Foundation

- Research Council of France

- National Science Foundation (US)

- National Geographic Science Funding

- RANIS Icelandic Research Council

- Flanders Research Council

Reviewer of manuscripts for, e.g.

- Nature Communications

- Geology

- Geological Society of London

- Bulletin of Volcanology

- Journal for Volcanology and Geothermal


- Tectonophysics

- Journal of Structural Geology

Workshop Organisation & Session Convening

2017 & 2019 Organiser of the largest session of the IAVCEI General Assembly Portland, Oregon and IUGG in Montreal, Canada


2015 Symposium organiser IUGG/IAVCEI General Assembly Prague "Volcano Plumbing Systems"

2013 Workshop Co-Organiser

European Science Foundation - MeMoVolc

"Magma Emplacement and Volcanotectonics", Oslo, Norway.


2012 - 2015 Initiator & Session Co-Convenor "The mechanics of volcanic and sub-volcanic systems: modelling, experiments and field observations" Annual European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna, Austria.

Institutional service and leadership, Uppsala University, Sweden


2014-2019  -  Elector

2012 - 2019  -  Deputy Head of Department

2017 - Electorial committee selecting candidates for the vice-chancellor of Uppsala University

Professional Development

2023 Uppsala University Leadership course for research group leaders

2021 Self-leadership couse

2017 Uppsala University's academic leadership development programme

2016 Legal Training

2013 Leadership Programme

2013 Human Resources Training

2013 University Economy Training

2012  Supervision of PhD students Training

2011 Academic Pedagogics Training