Head of Division, Professor, Docent, and PhD in Thin Film Physics at Linköping University
CEO Swedish Foundation for Strategic Research 2013-ongoing.
Visiting Scientist to Northwestern University 1989-1990 and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 2006-2008.
Director Swedish Government Strategic Research Area in Materials Science, VINNEX Center in Functional Nanostructured Materials, VR Linnaeus Strong Research Environment, SSF Strategic Program.
ERC Advanced Grant, Wallenberg Scholar, Akzo Nobel Sweden Science Award, Jacob Wallenberg Award, AVS Fellow, FZD at Rossendorf Fellow.