Contact us

Here you will find contact information to all of our staff.
If you don't know who to contact, use the e-mail address below and we'll help you.

Contact and delivery address:
Swedish National Data Service (SND)
Medicinaregatan 18A, 4th floor
413 90 Gothenburg, Sweden

Mailing address:
Swedish National Data Service (SND)
PO Box 463
SE-405 30 Gothenburg



Max Petzold


+46 (0)703 - 86 70 77

Elisabeth Strandhagen

Deputy Director

PhD, clinical nutritionist. Domain expert within epidemiology and public health.
Responsible for the SND network and questions on national collaboration.



Johan Fihn Marberg

Head of IT

Responsible for the IT team and all IT related issues.

+46 (0)31 - 786 12 52

Research Data Consulting

Iris Alfredsson

Senior Advisor

+46 (0)31 - 786 12 04

+46 (0)733 - 46 83 31

Anneli Ambring

Research Data Advisor

PhD in Clinical Physiology. Works mainly with medical data. Experience of quality registry data and data with personal data.

+46(0)766-18 26 17

Jeremy Azzopardi

Research Data Advisor

Active in archaeological/spatial data curation, persistent identifiers and CoreTrustSeal certification.

+46 (0)31 - 786 37 02

Eira Brandby

Research Data Advisor

+46 (0)31 - 786 64 95

Martin Brandhagen

Research Data Advisor

(at present on leave of absence)

Linda Härdelin

Research Data Advisor

M.Sc. in Chemical Engineering, Ph.D. in Materials Science.
Works with research data in the field of science and technology. Responsible for the DAU handbook.

Ulf Jakobsson

Research Data Advisor

Working with questions related to FAIR, data management and DMP. Responsible for SND's Checklist for data management plan and the production of data guides. Responsible at SND for the EU projects ARIADNEplus and SEADDA.

+46 (0)31 - 786 65 52

Birger Jerlehag

Senior Advisor

+46 (0)31 - 786 12 06

Ilze Lace

Research Data Advisor

Dr. Soc. in Sociology.
Research Data Advisor specializing in quantitative Social Sciences data.

+46 (0)31 - 786 12 10

Rufus Latham

Research Data Advisor

+46 (0)31 - 786 12 10

Stephan Nylinder

Research Data Advisor

PhD in Systematics and Biodiversity. Primary focus on life data and social science data.

Sofia Österberg

Research Data Advisor

(at present on leave of absence)

Dimitar Popovski

Research Data Advisor

+46 (0)31 - 786 37 02

David Rayner


+46 (0)738 - 54 24 04

Sara Svensson

Research Data Advisor

Responsible for DORIS and SND:s research data catalogue, and for the development of SND:s metadata profiles. Mainly works with tabular data in environmental and social sciences.

+46 (0)31 - 786 12 11

Domain specialists

Gustav Nilsonne, KI

Domain Specialist for Medicine and National Coordinator of Domain Specialists

MD, PhD, researcher in neuroscience. Working with open science, particularly open data.

Anna Axmon, LU

Domain Specialist in Population Research

Statistician, PhD, associate professor. Working with epidemiological studies, primarily register and other population based studies. Project manager for LUPOP (

072-55 96 143

Anders Brändström, UMU

Domänspecialist för registerforskning

Stefan Ekman, GU

Domain Specialist in the Humanities

PhD and associate professor in English Literature. Specialist, teacher and researcher contact on data issues, data management plans, and data publication, mainly for the Humanities. Coordinating SND's teaching and training.

+46 (0)31 - 786 45 42

Christel Häggström, UMU

Domänspecialist för registerbaserad forskning

(at present on leave of absence)

Maggie Hellström, LU

Domänspecialist inom klimat-, miljö- och geodata

Marcus Lundberg, UU

Domänspecialist för känsliga data

Anders Moberg, SU

Domänspecialist inom rumsliga data

Karina Nilsson, UMU

Domänspecialist för registerforskning

Darren Spruce, LU

Head of Controls & IT, MAX IV Laboratory

+46 766323302

+46 766323302

Ida Taberman, SLU

Domänspecialist inom klimat- och miljödata

Ylva Toljander, SLU

Domänspecialist inom klimat- och miljödata

Communication and administration

Ann Nordström

Financial Administrator

+46 (0)31 - 786 27 59

Lisa Isaksson

Administrator and Language Coordinator

Language work: Translations, editing, proof-reading, terminology work (ELSST, CESSDA) etc.
Administration: Travel arrangements and expenses, purchases, meeting arrangements etc.

+46 (0)31-786 65 95

Matilda Lindmark

Communications Officer

In charge of SND's website, other communication channels, and producing graphic material. Editor of SND's newsletter.

Helena Rohdén

Communications Officer

+46 (0)31 - 786 12 01

Erica Schweder

Legal Officer (administration)


Alireza Davoudian

System Developer

M.Sc in Computer Engineering
System developer with focus on backend.

Stefan Jakobsson

System Developer

Master of Science in Computer Engineering. System developer mainly focused on backend. Involved in matters concerning persistent identifiers, and is responsible for SND:s technical integration with DataCite.

+46 (0)31 - 786 66 59

Hasse Lans

System Developer

System developer with focus on backend.

+46 (0)31 - 786 66 59

Joakim Larsson

System Developer

Tobias Linde

System Developer

Pablo Millet

IT Architect

+46 (0)707 - 10 40 70

Akira Rain Olsbänning

IT Technician

+46 (0)31 - 786 69 11

Fabian Samuelsson

System Developer