Master of Theology, Lund University, Sweden, 1986. Doctor of Theology, Docent of New Testament, Lund University, Sweden, 1994.
Instructor, assistant Lund University, 1988-1993. Assistant professor Baptist Theological Seminary, Rüschlikon, Switzerland, 1994-1995. Research fellow Humboldt Foundation, Tübingen, Germany, 1996.
Associate professor department religious studies Göteborg (Sweden) University, since 1997, professor New Testament, hermeneutics department religious studies, since 2000.
Member Studiorum Novi Testamenti Societas.
Married Angela Franca Resenterra, June 18, 1983. Children: Michael, Jessica.