2008- member of the Advisory Board of NORA - Nordic Journal of Feminist and Gender Research
2006- member of the Advisory Board of the EU funded project (FP7) QUING - Quality in gender + equality policies.
2004-2006 scientific and administrative coordinator of a project on Equal Pay in the Nordic Countries funded by the Nordic Council of Ministers.
2004-2006 external evaluator in EU´s sixth research framework programme.
2004- member of the Group of Scientific Experts on Gender, Social Inclusion and Employment (EGGSIE) for the European Commission.
2003-2004 member of the board of the fishery company Guđmundur Runólfsson hf.
2003-2004 member of the Icelandic Research Council on Humanities and Social Sciences (Fagráđ).
2002-2005 scientific, administrative and financial coordinator of EU funded research project on the Knowledge Based Society (WELLKNOW).
2003- professor in economics at the Bifrost School of Business, Iceland.
2000-2002 senior lecturer in economics at the ReykjavíkUniversity (Háskólinn í Reykjavík), Reykjavík, Iceland.
1999-2000 senior research fellow at the Social Sciences Education and Research Centre (Centrum för Utbildning och forskning inom samhällsvetenskap) LuleĺUniversity (Luleĺ tekniska universitet), Luleĺ, Sweden.
1999-2000 editor of NORA - Nordic Journal of Women's Studies published by Routledge, London.
1997-1999 member of the Group of Scientific Experts on Gender and Employment (EGGE) for the European Commission.
1995-1996 expert work for the Ministry of Social Affairs and Work, The Greenlandic Home Rule Government, Nuuk, Greenland .
1992-1993 expert work for the National Institute of Technology (Iđntćknistofnun Íslands), Reykjavík, Iceland.
1989-1991 lecturer in economics at the University of Akureyri (Háskólinn á Akureyri), Akureyri, Iceland.
1988-1989 economist at the Icelandic Federation of Labour (Alţýđusamband Íslands ASÍ), Reykjavík, Iceland.
1985-1986 teacher in macro- and microeconomics at the Commercial College of Iceland (Verzlunarskóli Íslands), Reykjavík, Iceland.