- Behavioral Learning Disorders
- Comparative and International Studies on Education
- Special Needs Education
- Skillful Coping
Behavioral Learning Disorders include: The Body and Learning, Skill Development (from novice to expert), Sociology of Education, Self-concept and Disruptive Behavior in Schools.
Dr. Scient. (PhD) in Special Needs Education. Department of Special Needs Education, University of Oslo, Norway. Dissertation: The Body in Special Needs Education. An empirical and theoretical study of adapted physical activity and self-concept for pupils with physical disabilities (Published in Norwegian only).
Project Scientist. Department of Sociology, University of California, Berkeley
Head of master’s program, SPED4300 – Social and Emotional Difficulties
Head of research group “Disruptive Behavior in Schools”, Department of Special Needs Education, University of Oslo, Norway
Special Advisor at Peder Sather Center, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Professor, Department of Special Needs Education, University of Oslo, Norway
Guest Professor, University of Virginia, USA
Leader of the student exchange program between the Faculty of Educational Sciences University of Oslo, Norway and the University of California.
Head of Academic Board. Berkeley Center, USA
Head of the project on the establishment of Peder Sather Center for Advanced Study, University of California, Berkeley.
Visiting Scholar, Department of Philosophy, University of California, Berkeley.
Associate Professor, The Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Norway
Guest Professor, University of Linköping, Sweden
Head of Research and Development, The National Center for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry / Department of Special Needs Education, UiO
Research Fellow, University of Oslo
Head of Academic Board, Berkeley Center, USA
Member of Scholarship Committee, Norway-America Association (NORAM)
Head of Erasmus Mundus' Master Program. Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Norway
Member of Consortium for Erasmus Mundus Program, Katholieke Universiteit, Leuven, Belgium