Master of Divinity, Uppsala University, Sweden, 1986. Bachelor, Uppsala University, Sweden, 1990. Doctor of Theology, Uppsala University, Sweden, 1994.
Ordained minister Swedish Lutheran Church, Johannelund Theol Institute, Uppsala, 1986.
Assistant professor Uppsala University, 1994—1995, Göteborg (Sweden) University, 1995—1996. Associate professor Umeå (Sweden) University, since 1996, head department, 1998—2001. Editor Verbum Public Company, Stockholm, since 1988.
Member of Orphei Drängar (master of ceremonies 1997-1998), Society Biblical Literature.
Married E. Catarina Adolfsson, January 4, 1986. 1 child Lydia.