Curriculum Vitae

CV for Sofia Dahl

Appointments

2013 Sep - 2018: 20% Visiting Associate Professor in Embodied Music Cognition. Department of Musicology, University of Oslo . Research, teaching, and supervision.

2012 January - present: Associate Professor in Music Cognition. Department of Architecture, Design, and Media Technology, Aalborg University Copenhagen. Research, teaching, and supervision.

2008 August - 2011 December: Assistant Professor. Department of Architecture, Design, and Media Technology, Aalborg University Copenhagen. Research, teaching, and supervision.

2007 January - 2008 August: Marie Curie fellow. Institute for Music Physiology and Musicians' Medicine, Hanover University of Music and Drama. Full time research with Prof. Eckart Altenmüller.

2006 January - December: Post doctoral fellow. Cognitive and Systematic Musicology Laboratory, School of Music, Ohio State University. Full time research with Prof. David Huron.

1997 February - 2005 December: Doctoral student. (Part time until Dec 2001, then full time.) KTH, Royal Institute of Technology, Speech, Music and Hearing Stockholm, Sweden.

2001 March - June: Guest researcher at Laboratorio di Informatica Musicale, Dipartimento di Informatica, Sistemistica e Telematica (DIST), Universita di Genova, Italy

1995 January - 2000 September: Part time work as personal caretaker and assistant to persons with special needs.

Education

2006 June: Doctor of Philosophy. KTH, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden. Doctoral thesis : On the beat: Human movement and timing in the production and perception of music. (Defended Sep 2005). Supervisors: Anders Askenfelt and Anders Friberg.

2003 May: Techn. Licentiate. KTH, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden. Licentiate thesis: Striking movements: Movement strategies and expression in percussive playing [pdf]. Supervisors: Anders Askenfelt and Anders Friberg.

1999 January - November: Courses in Neuroscience and Biomechanics. Karolinska Institute and Stockholm University College of Physical Education and Sports, Stockholm, Sweden.

1997 January: University Diploma in Electrical Engineering. KTH, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden.

1994 August - 1996 August: Courses and essay work in musicology. Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden.

1993 August - 1994 May: Studies in Music Performance. Wiks folkhögskola, Uppsala, Sweden.