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Mats Hellspong

Mats Hellspong, Swedish ethnologist, educator.

Background

  • Hellspong, Mats was born on October 15, 1940 in Stockholm, Sweden. Son of Gustaf Malte and Gertrud Augusta (Wedin) Hellspong.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Stockholm University, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, Stockholm University, 1982.

    Career

    • Lecturer ethnology Stockholm University, since 1976, director studies Institute Ethnology, 1973-1983, head department, 1983-1995, professor, since 2000.

    Personality

    Interests

    Tennis, golf, bird watching.

    Connections

    • Married Eva Helena Svanfeldt, December 4, 1970. Children: Sara, Maja.
    • father: Gustaf Malte Hellspong
    • mother: Gertrud Augusta (Wedin) Hellspong
    • spouse: Eva Helena Svanfeldt
    • children: Sara Hellspong
    • Maja Hellspong
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    Born October 15, 1940
    Nationality
    Ethnicity:
    • 1965
      Stockholm University
    • 1982
      Stockholm University