Diploma Archive and record management, Stockholm University, 1988.
Cand.mag. History, University of Iceland, 1987.
Fil.kand. Economic history and geography, Uppsala University, 1979.
Specialist in record and database management, Icelandic Institute of Natural History, 2011-
Archivist, University of Iceland, 1988-2010.
Head of Information Department, University of Iceland, 1992-1998.
Editor, Iceland's Trade History, 1986-1987.
Head of division, Icelandic Student Loan Fund, 1981-1987.
Manager, SÍNE (Association of Icelandic Students Abroad) and one of two editors, Stúdentablaðið (the Student Newspaper), 1979-1980.