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Lars-Gunnar Larsson

Lars-Gunnar Larsson, Swedish language educator. Achievements include research in linguistics.

Background

  • Larsson, Lars-Gunnar was born on December 9, 1947 in Ljunghem, Skaraborg, Sweden. Son of Sven and Astrid (Grankvist) Larsson.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy, Uppsala University, Sweden, 1981. Bachelor, 1973.

    Career

    • Researcher Atlas Linguarum Europae/Saami Uppsala University, 1978—1982, professor of Finno-ugric languages, since 1982.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include research in linguistics.

    Membership

    Member of Societas Porthania (correspondent), Uppsala Society Studies in Humanities (life. Chairman 1998-1999), Finno-Ugric Society (life), Societas Uralo-Altaica (life), Gustav Adolphus Academy for Swedish Folk Culture (life. Board directors), Royal Academy Arts and Sciences of Uppsala (life.

    Editor publications), Vetenskaps-Societeten i Uppsala (life), Royal Swedish Academy Letters, History and Antiques (life), Royal Society Sciences Uppsala (life).

    Personality

    Interests

    Birdwatching, gardening, dogs.

    Connections

    • Married Anki Mattisson, August 30, 1980. 1 child Jerker Klas Ernils.
    • father: Sven Larsson
    • mother: Astrid (Grankvist) Larsson
    • spouse: Anki Mattisson
    • child: Jerker Klas Ernils Larsson
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    Born December 9, 1947
    (age 69)
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    • 1981
      Uppsala University