Master of Science in Sport Physiology, Norwegain University Sports, Oslo, 1977. Master in Public Health, University Tromsø, Norway, 1988.
Assistant professor Finnmark University College, Alta, Norway, 1977—1993, associate professor 1993-2011, Professor 2011-2017. Professor emerita since 2017
Secretary Town Sportsboard, Alta, Norway, 1994—1996. Member board Norwegian Researchers Union, Norway, 1979—1984, Norwegian Society Research Sports and Physical Education, Norway, 1982—1985. Member of European College Sport Science.