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researcher , ecology and neurobiology educator

Bill Stefan Hansson, Swedish ecology and neurobiology educator, researcher. Recipient Takasago prize in Olfactory Research, 1998, Royal Belgian Academy of Science Delwart Prize for Excellance in Research on Chemical Commission, 2000; fellow STA, Japan, 1997. Member of European Chemoreception Research Organization (president since 2002).

Background

Hansson, Bill Stefan was born on January 12, 1959 in Jonstorp, Sweden. Son of Rune Allan and Lisa Dorotea (Persson) Hansson.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Lund University, Sweden, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy, Lund University, Sweden, 1988.

Career

Research assistant Lund University, 1988, assistant professor, 1990-1992, associate professor, 1992-1995, tenured associate professor, 1995-2000, professor, since 2000. Research associate University Arizona, 1989-1990. Professor and head division Swedish University Agl.

Science, 2001—2002, deputy head of department, since 2002, vice dean, since 2003. Committeemem. Swedish Natural Science Council, Stockholm, since 1996.

Membership

Member of European Chemoreception Research Organization (president since 2002).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Hunting, sports, scuba diving.

Connections

Married Susanne Erland, February 2, 1993. Two children: Otto Rune, Agnes Susanna.

father:
Rune Allan Hansson

mother:
Lisa Dorotea (Persson) Hansson

spouse:
Susanne Erland

children:
Otto Rune Hansson

Agnes Susanna Hansson