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Agneta Gunvor Oskarsson

Agneta Gunvor Oskarsson, Swedish food toxicologist, educator. Member European Union Science Committee on Toxicology, numerous Swedish committees concerning toxicology, food and environment.

Background

  • Oskarsson, Agneta Gunvor was born on December 2, 1949 in Falkoping, Sweden. Daughter of Valter Anders Oskar and Gunni Ella Ottilia (Andersson) Oskarsson.

  • Education

    • Master of Science in Pharmacy, University Uppsala, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy in Toxicology, University Uppsala, 1979.

    Career

    • Postdoctoral researcher University Connecticut, Farmington, 1979, National Institute Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, 1979-1981. Toxicologist Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1981-1985. Senior toxicologist Swedish National Food Administration, Uppsala, 1985-1990, head toxicology division, 1990-1994.

      Professor Swedish University Agricultural Science, since 1994.

    Membership

    Member European Union Science Committee on Toxicology, numerous Swedish committees concerning toxicology, food and environment.

    Connections

    • Married Anders Karl Embring, October 22, 1983. Children: Ellen, Hanna.
    • father: Valter Anders Oskar Oskarsson
    • mother: Gunni Ella Ottilia (Andersson) Oskarsson
    • spouse: Anders Karl Embring
    • children: Ellen Oskarsson
    • Hanna Oskarsson
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    Born December 2, 1949
    (age 67)
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    • 1972
      University Uppsala
    • 1979
      University Uppsala
    • 1979 - 1981
      Postdoctoral researcher, University Connecticut
      North Carolina, United States
    • 1979
      Postdoctoral researcher, University Connecticut
      Farmington, Michigan, United States
    • 1981 - 1985
      toxicologist Karolinska Institute
      Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden
    • 1985 - 1990
      senior, toxicologist Swedish National Food Administration
      Uppsala, Uppsala Lan, Sweden
    • 1994
      professor, Swedish University Agricultural Science