January 2020 – Present

Data analyst

Helse Vest RHF

August 2016 – June 2020

PhD Student in Computational Statistics

University of Stavanger

Thesis title: Essays in statistics and econometrics
August 2016 – December 2019

Research assistant

University of Stavanger

  • STA100: Probability and Statistics 1
  • STA510: Statistical modelling and simulation
June 2014 – July 2014

Summer intern

SpareBank 1 SR-Bank - Credit control

Responsibilities include:

  • Optimizing auto-generated commercial property credit risk reports
  • Coding in SQL and VBA (Excel)







Recent Posts

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I was asked to visualize a set of quarterly KPIs for different companies. The main ask was to make a clear comparison between the companies, with respect to the range of the KPIs. Given the fairly high number of KPIs, I ended up going for a tabular …

This post is simply my previous hockey scripts applied to data for the 2019/2020 season, both the Stavanger Oilers player statistics and aggregated statistics for the Norwegian league. However, after recently reading the book Storytelling with data, …

When writing up my PhD thesis, I learned that the University of Stavanger has no official Latex template, only a very basic Word template. I ended up making my own Latex template, based on the available Word template. The Latex template The template …

The 3rd International Conference on Econometrics and Statistics (EcoSta 2019) took place at the National Chung Hsing University (NCHU), Taichung, Taiwan 25-27 June 2019. The conference consisted of 10 parallel sessions, each having 14-17 sessions …

Continuing from my previous post, I now focus on detailed match statistics, rather than the available aggregate data. By scraping very detailed data from each match of the 2018/2019 Norwegian hockey season, my goal is to present aggregate data that …

Recent Publications

(2021). Importance Sampling-based Transport Map Hamiltonian Monte Carlo for Bayesian Hierarchical Models. Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics, 1-32.

Preprint Code

(2020). Estimating the Competitive Storage Model with Stochastic Trends in Commodity Prices. arXiv.


(2019). MCMC for Markov-switching models - Gibbs sampling vs. marginalized likelihood. Communications in Statistics-Simulation and Computation, 1-22.

Code DOI

(2018). Using expected shortfall for credit risk regulation. Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money 57, 80-93.


Recent Talks

Contributed talk, National Chung Hsing University, Taiwan.

Poster presentation, University of Warwick.

Contributed talk, City University of Hong Kong.