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Staffan B. Hygge

Staffan B. Hygge, Swedish psychologist, researcher. Grantee Swedish-American Found,. 1976, Swedish Work Environment Fund, 1992. Member International Association Applied Psychology and Environmental Psychology (secretary since 1994), International Commission on Biological Effects of Noise and Performance and Behavior (co-chair since 1993).

Background

  • Hygge, Staffan B. was born on November 8, 1944 in Skelleftea, Sweden. Son of Birger E. and Karin H.V. (Strand) Hygge.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Uppsala University, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, Uppsala University, 1976.

    Career

    • Senior researcher National Swedish Institute Building Research, Gavle, 1977-1993. Postdoctoral fellow USUHS, Bethesda, Maryland, 1979-1980, visiting researcher, 1992-1993. Head applied psychology laboratory Royal Institute of Technology, Gavle, since 1983.

    Membership

    Member International Association Applied Psychology and Environmental Psychology (secretary since 1994), International Commission on Biological Effects of Noise and Performance and Behavior (co-chair since 1993).

    Personality

    Interests

    Fly fishing, gourmet food.

    Connections

    • Married Christina I. Pettersson, March 31, 1979. Children: Karin, Eva, Lisa.
    • father: Birger E. Hygge
    • mother: Karin H.V. (Strand) Hygge
    • spouse: Christina I. Pettersson
    • children: Karin Hygge
    • Eva Hygge
    • Lisa Hygge
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    Born November 8, 1944
    (age 73)
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    • 1967
      Uppsala University
    • 1976
      Uppsala University
    • 1977 - 1993
      Senior, researcher National Swedish Institute Building Research
      Gävle, Gavleborgs Lan, Sweden
    • 1979 - 1980
      postdoctoral fellow, USUHS
      Bethesda, Maryland, United States
    • 1983
      head, applied psychology laboratory Royal Institute of Technology
      Gävle, Gavleborgs Lan, Sweden

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