Master of Arts in Psychology, Karlstadt University, 1997. Doctor of Philosophy, Gothenburg University, Sweden, 2003.
Researcher Karlstad University, Sweden, since 2003, lecturer. Private practice, since 2003. Served with military police, 1990-1991.
Member Service Research Center, Karlstad, 2004. Member of Product Development Management Association, Rotary (associate).
Life partner Jennie Christina Engström, June 26, 1980. 1 child Lukas Folke Valter.