Doctor of Philosophy in Nuclear Physics, Stockholm University, Sweden, 1997.
Postdoctoral fellow Indiana University Cyclotron Facility, Bloomington, Indiana, 1997—1999, Uppsala University, Sweden, 1999—2001, assistant professor, 2001—2005, Swedish Research Council, 2001—2004. Associate professor Gavle University, Sweden, since 2008. Senior researcher Stockholm University, since 2009.
Co-founder Network Women Physics, Sweden, 2001. Member of Nuclear Physics Section (board member 2000-2004), Nuclear Physics Commission C12, International Union Pure & Applied Physics, Swedish Physical Society.
Married Svante Engblom, August 20, 1983. Children: Camilla Engblom, Eyvind Engblom, Vendela Engblom.