- 2015 Professor of Industrial Design Engineering, Linköping University, Sweden
- 2009 PhD ’Thinking-about-the-Box; A Holistic Approach to Sustainable Design Engineering of Packaging for Durable Consumer Goods’, Delft University of Technology, Netherlands
- 2003 MSc Industrial Design Engineering, Delft University of Technology, Netherlands
- PhD program in design
- International master in design
- Design and Product development (DPU)
- Editor-in-chief Journal of Design Research (www.inderscience.com/jdr).
- Vice-president International Association of Packaging Research Institutes (www.iapri.org).
- Editorial board member Packaging Technology and Science (Wiley).
- Several scientific committees for international conferences
- Twitter accounts @reneewever and @LiUdesign