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Bengt Lennart Silverin Edit Profile

educator , researcher , zoologist

Bengt Lennart Silverin, Swedish zoologist, educator, researcher. Recipient Gold medal Swedish Scout Movement, 1987. Leader Swedish Scout Movement, Göteborg, Landvetter, since 1962, president, 1970-1985, president environmental committee, Stockholm, since 1985; secretary NolsIK Wrestling Association, Nol, Sweden, since 1990. Sergeant Swedish Army, 1964-1965.

Background

Silverin, Bengt Lennart was born on December 1, 1944 in Falun, Sweden. Son of Lennart Hjalmar and Adele Frideborg (Croné) Silverin.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Göteborg, Sweden, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy in Zoology, University Göteborg, Sweden, 1982.

Career

Professor zoo physiology University Umeå, Sweden, 1988. Professor zoomorphology University Göteborg, Sweden, since 1990. Professor zoo ecology University Lund, Sweden, 1993.

Referee various science international journals. and American National Science Foundation, since 1980. Member International Committee Avian Endocrinology, since 1989. Board member Ethical Committee Animal Experiments, Sweden, since 1990.

Member International Ornithological Committee, since 1994.

Membership

Leader Swedish Scout Movement, Göteborg, Landvetter, since 1962, president, 1970-1985, president environmental committee, Stockholm, since 1985. Secretary NolsIK Wrestling Association, Nol, Sweden, since 1990. Sergeant Swedish Army, 1964-1965.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: scouting, backpacking, botany.

Connections

Married Björg Wessel Fredriksen, April 3, 1971. Children: Fredrik, Åsa.

father:
Lennart Hjalmar Silverin

mother:
Adele Frideborg (Croné) Silverin

spouse:
Björg Wessel Fredriksen

children:
Fredrik Silverin

Åsa Silverin