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Kurt Genrup

Kurt Genrup, Swedish ethnologist. Fellow: Norrlands Gastronomiska Sallskap och Akademi, Maltidsakademien, Royal Gustavus Adolphus Academy (book award 1992); member: Rotary International.

Background

  • Genrup, Kurt was born on May 8, 1944 in Kalmar, Sweden. Son of Waldemar and Britta Hansson.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy, Lund University, Sweden, 1975. Diploma, Gastronomiska Akademien, Stockholm, 1997.

    Career

    • Director Gotlands Bilidningsforbund, Visby, Sweden, 1977—1984. Junior research fellow Umea (Sweden) University, 1984—1990, university lecturer, 1990—1997, assistant professor ethnology, 1997—1999. Professor ethnology Abo Academy University, Turku, Finland, 1997—1999, Umea University, since 1999.

      Prefect, ethnology University Umea, 1989—1992. President Sjohistoriska museets namnd, Turku, Finland, 1997—1999. Coordinator 12th International Ethnological Food Research Conference, 1997—1998.

      Director Arts Administration and Gastronomy University Umea, since 1999.

    Religion

    Denomination: Swedish Church

    Membership

    Fellow: Norrlands Gastronomiska Sallskap och Akademi, Maltidsakademien, Royal Gustavus Adolphus Academy (book award 1992). Member: Rotary International.

    Personality

    Interests

    Cooking.

    Connections

    • 1 child Magnus Christian.
    • father: Waldemar Hansson
    • mother: Britta Hansson
    • child: Magnus Christian Genrup
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    Born May 8, 1944
    (age 73)
    Nationality
    Ethnicity:
    • 1975
      Lund University
    • 1997
      Gastronomiska Akademien
    • 1977 - 1984
      Director, Gotlands Bilidningsforbund
      Visby, Gotlands Lan, Sweden
    • 1997 - 1999
      professor, ethnology Abo Academy University
      Turku, Western Finland, Finland
    • 1999
      professor, ethnology Abo Academy University