1954 Born in Oslo, Norway
1979 DVM Graduated Norwegian College of Veterinary Medicine, Oslo, Norway
1984 PhD on Canine reproduction
1993 Higher doctorate degree dr .med.vet Thesis on fox reproduction.
2000 Founding Diplomate of The European College of Animal Reproduction- recertified 3 times recently for 2015-2020.
1986-present : The Norwegian Veterinary Medicine Forensic Council-From 2003 to 2019 chair
2004-2010. Norwegian Scientific Committee on Food Safety, Chair of Panel on Animal Health and Animal Welfare.