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Ph.D. History, University of California, Berkeley, December 1993
M.A. History, University of California, Berkeley, June 1988
B.A. Interdisciplinary Major: “Extraordinary Experience and Praxis” (History, Religion, Psychology), Pomona College. Cum Laude. June 1978

Dissertation: ”The Concept of the People and the Construction of Popular Political Culture in Sweden and Germany, 1800-1933.”
Committee: Gerald Feldman (Chair), Reginald Zelnik, Victoria Bonnell.


  • Ersta Sköndal University College, Stockholm, Professor, Research Project Director, 2002 – Present
  • Center for Criminology and Public Policy Research, Florida State University, Visiting Professor, 2008.
  • Institute for The Study of Europe, Columbia University, Visiting Professor, 2003 – 2006
  • University of Linköping, Sweden, Visting Professor and Graduate Student Advisor, 1999 and 2004
  • Södertörn University College, Stockholm, Research Project, 1999 – 2004
  • Barnard College, Columbia University, Assistant Professor, Department of History. 1994 – 2003
  • University of Göteborg, Sweden, Assistant Professor, Department of History of Ideas and Science, and Research Fellow with the Center for Public Sector Research at the University of Göteborg. 1993 – 1994
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