Personal info

Born 26/2/1983 in Aarhus, Denmark.

Research interests

  • Applied biostatistics and epidemiology
  • Statistical methods for high-dimensional data
  • Computational statistics


2013-Senior biostatistician at Thrombosis Research Unit, Aalborg University Hospital.
2011-2013Biostatistician at Center for Cardiovascular Research, Aalborg Hospital.
2006-2011PhD studies in mathematical statistics, Aalborg University.
Thesis title: Some Statistical Models for High-Dimensional Data
2005-2006M.Sc. in mathematics (minor degree in biomedical statistics), Aalborg University.
M.Sc. Thesis: Empirical processes for regenerative sequences .
2001-2004B.Sc. in mathematics, Aalborg University.


2007 `Elite researcher travel prize' of the Danish Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (250.000 DKK).
2006`Rejselegat for Matematikere' (`Travelling Scolarship for Mathematicians').
Covering all expenses in connection with academic stays abroad for a period of one year (415.000 DKK).
2006 Pengeinstitutsamarbejdet. Prize for academic excellence (20.000 DKK).
2004-2005 Various scholarships in connection with a stay at Cambridge University, UK.

Visits abroad

Spring 2010Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, Harvard University, USA.
Spring 2008 Department of Statistics, University of British Columbia, Canada.
Autumn 2007 ARC Special Reseach Centre for UltraBroadband Information Networks (CUBIN), Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, University of Melbourne, Australia.
Spring 2005MRC Biostatistics Unit, Cambridge, UK (part of a minor subject in biomedical statistics).
Autumn 2004Cambridge University Engineering Department, Signal Processing Unit (part of a minor subject in biomedical statistics).