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Anders Hallberg

academic administrator , chemist , educator

Anders Hallberg, Swedish academic administrator, chemist, educator. Achievements include invention of two candidate drugs; patents in field. Recipient National prize, Uppsala University, 2004, Oscar Carlsson Medal, Swedish Chemical Society, 2005, H M King´s Medal, King of Sweden, 2008; Senior Individual grant, Swedish Foundation Strategic Research, 1998.

Background

Hallberg, Anders was born on April 29, 1945 in Vetlanda, Sweden.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Lund University, Sweden, 1980. Doctor in Medicine with honor (honorary), Sherbrooke University of Canberra, 2009. Master of Science in Chemistry, 1970.

Career

Assistant professor University Arizona, Tucson, 1981—1983. Director medicinal chemistry AstraZeneca, Lund, Sweden, 1987—1990, science advisor Molndal, 1990—2006. Professor, medicinal chemistry Uppsala University, Sweden, 1990, dean, 2004—2006, president, since 2006.

Achievements

  • Achievements include invention of two candidate drugs. Patents in field.

Membership

Member board Abo Academy, Finland, 2009. Member of Royal Society Art and Sciences Uppsala, Royal Physiografic Society Lund, Royal Swedish Academy Engineering Sciences, Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.

Connections

Married Gunilla Hallberg.

spouse:
Gunilla Hallberg.