Sibba Einarsdóttir is a trained ethnographer / anthropologist and has for many years worked within the museum world. The last three years Sibba Einarsdóttir has worked as curator at The Women's Museum in Aarhus being the project manager on a museum's capacity building project in Palestine and Jordan.
Sibba Einarsdóttir was for 18 years employed at Moesgaard Museum's ethnographic collection, where she was responsible for collections and exhibitions and cultural festivals. She has for several periods lived in the Middle East, primarily Syria and Egypt.
Sibba Einarsdóttir was born on Westmanna Islands in Iceland in 1956, and is married with four children.