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Gunnar Emanuel Sandström

Gunnar Emanuel Sandström, Swedish microbiologist, educator. Chairman Local Community Council, Umeå, 1979-1988. Member Rotary International.

Background

  • Sandström, Gunnar Emanuel was born on June 1, 1951 in Lycksele, Sweden. Son of Lars Åke Emanuel and Maj Dovi Helena (Holmgren) Sandström.

  • Education

    • Doctor in Medical Science, University Umeå (Sweden), 1988.

    Career

    • Assistant University Umeå, 1970-1980, National Defense Research Establishment, Umeå, 1980-1985, senior research officer, 1985-1989. Postdoctoral fellow United States Army Medical Research Institute, Fort Detrick, Frederick, Maryland, 1989-1990. Head division microbiology National Defense Research Establishment, Umeå, 1990, associate professor, 1991.

      Professor National Defense Research Establishment and University Umeå, Umeá, since 1994. Director research National Defense Research Establishment, since 1995, director, 1997-2000. Head laboratory division Alcontrol Laboratories, Umeå, Sweden, 2001—2002.

      Professor Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, since 2002. Senior research officer National Research Council, Frederick, 1989-1990.

    Membership

    Chairman Local Community Council, Umeå, 1979-1988. Member Rotary International.

    Personality

    Interests

    Music, fishing, travel.

    Connections

    • Married Elsa Lillemor Johansson, May 30, 1986. Children: Jörgen, Sandra.
    • father: Lars Sandström
    • spouse: Elsa Lillemor Johansson
    • children: Jörgen Sandström
    • Sandra Sandström
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    Born June 1, 1951
    (age 66)
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    • 1988
      University Umeå (Sweden)
    • 1970 - 1980
      Assistant, University Ume+N
    • 1980 - 1985
      Assistant, University Ume+N
      Umeå, Vasterbottens Lan, Sweden
    • 1989 - 1990
      postdoctoral fellow, United States Army Medical Research Institute
      Frederick, Maryland, United States
    • 1990
      head, division microbiology National Defense Research Establishment
      Umeå, Vasterbottens Lan, Sweden
    • 1994
      professor, National Defense Research Establishment and University Ume+N
      Umeå, Vasterbottens Lan, Sweden
    • 2001 - 2002
      head, laboratory division Alcontrol Laboratories
      Umeå, Vasterbottens Lan, Sweden
    • 2002
      professor, Karolinska Institute
      Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden
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