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Ecology educator

Carl Olof Sebastian Tamm, Swedish ecology educator. With Swedish Army, 1940-1943. Member Royal Swedish Academy Forestry and Agriculture, Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, Norwegian Academy of Sciences and Letters, Finnish Academy of Sciences, Deutsch Academy Leopoldina.

Background

Tamm, Carl Olof Sebastian was born on October 11, 1919 in Stockholm. Son of Olof Filip Sebastian and Ingegard (Bergman) Tamm.

Education

Master of Arts, University Stockholm, 1944. Doctor of Philosophy, University Stockholm, 1953. Dr.agr.forest, University Helsinki, 1977.

Dr.agr.forest, Norwegian University Agricultural, 1984. Dr.forest, Swedish University Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, 1988.

Career

Research assistant University Lund, Sweden, 1946-1947, assistant lecturer Sweden, 1948. Researcher Swedish Forest Research Institute, Stockholm, 1949-1956, professor, 1957-1962. Professor forest ecology Royal College Forestry, 1963-1977, Swedish University Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, 1978-1984.

Guest professor School Forestry, Christchurch, New Zealand, 1981. Chairman Swedish Iowa Beef Processors Committee, Stockholm, 1971-1974, Swedish Supervisory Control Of Program Execution Committee, Stockholm, 1982-1988.

Membership

With Swedish Army, 1940-1943. Member Royal Swedish Academy Forestry and Agriculture, Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, Norwegian Academy of Sciences and Letters, Finnish Academy of Sciences, Deutsch Academy Leopoldina.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Nature conservation.

Connections

Married Gullevi Ehrlin, April 2, 1947 (deceased 2000). Children: Staffan O.H., Martin C.A.

father:
Olof Filip Sebastian Tamm

mother:
Ingegard (Bergman) Tamm

spouse:
Gullevi Ehrlin

children:
Staffan O.H. Tamm

Martin C.A Tamm