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Torbjörn Karsten Bredstrup Fagerström

Torbjörn Karsten Bredstrup Fagerström, Swedish ecologist, educator. Fellow Fysiografiska Sallskaket Lund; member Swedish Ornithologists Association, Swedish Association for Conservation of Nature, Swedish Society Oikos, Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.

Background

  • Fagerström, Torbjörn Karsten Bredstrup was born on December 9, 1944 in Uppsala, Sweden. Son of Mauritz E.F. and Grethe B. (Jespersen) Fagerström.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Uppsala University, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, Uppsala University, 1975.

    Career

    • Research assistant Swedish Water and Air Pollution Research Laboratory, Stockholm, 1970-1976. Researcher Swedish University Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, 1977-1980. Associate professor Swedish Natural Sciences Research Council, 1980-1986.

      Professor, department head theoretical ecology Lund (Sweden) University, since 1986. Chairman zoology committee Swedish Natural Sciences Research Council, Stockholm, 1989-1992. Member board Institute for Future Studies, Stockholm.

      Vice cean subfaculty biological and geological science Lund University, since 1992.

    Membership

    Fellow Fysiografiska Sallskaket Lund. Member Swedish Ornithologists Association, Swedish Association for Conservation of Nature, Swedish Society Oikos, Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.

    Personality

    Interests

    Birdwatching and ringing, music.

    Connections

    • Married Marianne Bergendal. Children: Gustav, Emma.
    • father: Mauritz E.F. Fagerström
    • mother: Grethe B. (Jespersen) Fagerström
    • spouse: Marianne Bergendal
    • children: Gustav Fagerström
    • Emma Fagerström
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    Born December 9, 1944
    (age 72)
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    • 1969
      Uppsala University
    • 1975
      Uppsala University
    • 1970 - 1976
      Research assistant, Swedish Water and Air Pollution Research Laboratory
      Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden
    • 1977 - 1980
      researcher, Swedish University Agricultural Sciences
      Uppsala, Uppsala Lan, Sweden
    • 1980 - 1986
      associate, professor Swedish Natural Sciences Research Council
    • 1986
      professor, theoretical ecology Lund (Sweden) University
    • 1986
      department head, theoretical ecology Lund (Sweden) University