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Christer Jönsson

Christer Jönsson, Swedish political scientist, educator. Fellow Japan Foundation, 1982; grantee Sweden-American Foundation and Fulbright Commission, 1973-1974. Member International Studies Association (governing council 1995-1996), Swedish Political Science Association (president 1995-1997), Nordic International Studies Association (vice president 1993-1996, president 1996-1999), Marmiterna (president 1990-1992).

Background

  • Jönsson, Christer was born on May 16, 1944 in Simrishamn, Sweden. Son of Sven Otto and Astrid (Persson) Jönsson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Lund University, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, Lund University, 1975.

    Career

    • Lecturer University Copenhagen, 1975-1976. Assistant professor, associate professor Lund University, Sweden, 1976-1989, professor, since 1989. Visiting professor Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Korea, 1985, Stanford (California) University, 1988.

      Member admission board Swedish Foreign Ministry, 1990-2001. Member Swedish Council for Research in Humanities and Social Sciences, 1996-1999.

    Membership

    Member International Studies Association (governing council 1995-1996), Swedish Political Science Association (president 1995-1997), Nordic International Studies Association (vice president 1993-1996, president 1996-1999), Marmiterna (president 1990-1992).

    Personality

    Interests

    Cooking, music, jogging.

    Connections

    • Married Evy Rundberg, July 27, 1968. Children: Lena, Linus.
    • father: Sven Otto Jönsson
    • mother: Astrid (Persson) Jönsson
    • spouse: Evy Rundberg
    • children: Lena Jönsson
    • Linus Jönsson
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    Born May 16, 1944
    (age 73)
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    • 1968
      Lund University
    • 1975
      Lund University
    • 1975 - 1976
      Lecturer, University Copenhagen
    • 1976 - 1989
      assistant, professor Lund University
      Sweden
    • 1976 - 1989
      associate, professor Lund University
      Sweden