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Torleif R. Härd

Torleif R. Härd, Swedish biochemistry educator, research scientist. Fulbright Commission scholar, 1984-1985; Swedish Council for Natural Sciences, 1996-1998; board directors Swedish Research Council for Engineering Sciences, since 1999. Member American Chemical Society, Swedish Biophysics Society.

Background

  • Härd, Torleif R. was born on July 21, 1959 in Göteborg, Sweden. Son of John Evert Gunnar and Berit Elisabet (Hjerpe) Härd.

  • Education

    • Master of Science in Chemical Engineering, Chalmers Institute of Technology, Göteborg, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy in Physical Chemistry, Chalmers Institute of Technology, Göteborg, 1986.

    Career

    • Visiting scholar University California, San Diego, 1986-1988. Assistant professor Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1988-1990, associate professor biophysics, 1990-1995. Professor Royal Institute of Technology, since 1995.

    Membership

    Fulbright Commission scholar, 1984-1985. Swedish Council for Natural Sciences, 1996-1998. Board directors Swedish Research Council for Engineering Sciences, since 1999.

    Member American Chemical Society, Swedish Biophysics Society.

    Connections

    • father: John Evert Gunnar Härd
    • mother: Berit Elisabet (Hjerpe) Härd
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    Born July 21, 1959
    (age 58)
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    • 1983
      Chalmers Institute of Technology
    • 1986
      Chalmers Institute of Technology
    • 1986 - 1988
      Visiting scholar, University California
      San Diego, California, United States
    • 1988 - 1990
      assistant, professor Karolinska Institute
      Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden
    • 1995
      professor, Royal Institute of Technology