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Jan Evan Robert Alm

Jan Evan Robert Alm, Swedish psychologist, researcher. Licensed psychologist, certified specialist in vocational psychology. Member International Academy for Research in Learning Disabilities, European Dyslexia Academy for Research and Training (founder, board member), Swedish Dyslexia Association (board member), Rotary.

Background

  • Alm, Jan Evan Robert was born on October 25, 1947 in Hudiksvall, Sweden. Son of Emil Per and Elin Gunborg (Carlsson) Alm.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy, 2004.

    Career

    • Psychologist Falun Hospital Psychiatric Clinic, 1972-1974. Private practice psychology, 1974-1981. Manager family business, 1982-1986.

      Psychologist Swedish National Labour Market Administration, 1986-1996. Head Swedish Institute for Psychological Assessment, Inc., Uppsala University, since 1996. Member science committee 4th World Congress on Dyslexia, Macedonia, Greece, 1997.

      President International Policy Conference on Dyslexia, Uppsala, 2002. Presenter in field.

    Major achievements

    • Licensed psychologist, certified specialist in vocational psychology.

    Membership

    Member International Academy for Research in Learning Disabilities, European Dyslexia Academy for Research and Training (founder, board member), Swedish Dyslexia Association (board member), Rotary.

    Personality

    Interests

    Golf, history, travel, eastern philosophy.

    Connections

    • Married Rüya Ayse Elizabeth Storm, December 19, 1989. Children: Christina, Helena.
    • father: Emil Per Alm
    • mother: Elin Gunborg (Carlsson) Alm
    • spouse: Rüya Ayse Elizabeth Storm
    • children: Christina Alm
    • Helena Alm
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    Born October 25, 1947
    (age 69)
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    • 1972 - 1974
      Psychologist Falun Hospital Psychiatric Clinic
    • 1974 - 1981
      private practice, psychology
    • 1982 - 1986
      manager, family business
    • 1986 - 1996
      psychologist Swedish National Labour Market Administration
    • 1996
      head, Swedish Institute for Psychological Assessment