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Torstein Sjøvold

Torstein Sjøvold, Norwegian osteologist, educator. Member Anthropological Society of Croatia (honorary), The Order of International Fellowship, Norwegian Academy of Science, 1993.

Background

  • Sjøvold, Torstein was born on November 5, 1946 in Norway. Arrived in Sweden, 1971. Son of Thorleif and Aase Fredrikke (Bay) Sjøvold.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy, Stockholm University, 1977.

    Career

    • Research assistant Stockholm University, 1974-1977, associate professor pro-temp, 1977-1978, associate professor, 1978-1979, professor, since 1979. Member research team for the study of Tyrolean Ice man, since 1991. Head Osteological Research Laboratory, Stockholm University, Solna, Sweden, since 1977, associate dean faculty of humanities, 1984-1987, head department archaeology, 1978-1983.

    Membership

    Member Anthropological Society of Croatia (honorary), The Order of International Fellowship, Norwegian Academy of Science, 1993.

    Connections

    • Married Anne Marie Bergby, January 7, 1970 (divorced February 1980). Children: Thorbjørn, Erik. M.Rose-Marie Birgitta Axelsson, July 11, 1981.

      Children: Hannah Kristine, Henrik William.
    • father: Thorleif Sjøvold
    • mother: Aase Fredrikke (Bay) Sjøvold
    • spouse: Anne Marie Bergby
    • children: Thorbjørn Sjøvold
    • Erik Sjøvold
    • Hannah Kristine Sjøvold
    • Henrik William Sjøvold
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    Born November 5, 1946
    (age 71)
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    • 1977
      Stockholm University