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political science educator

Evert Oskar Vedung, Swedish political science educator. Ford Foundation fellow Harvard University, 1975-1976; Jubilee fellow Aarhus (Denmark) University, 1979; American-Scandinavian Foundation fellow University Texas, Austin, 1982-1983.

Background

Vedung, Evert Oskar was born on April 9, 1938 in Sveg, Jamtlands lan, Sweden. Son of Oskar Emanuel and Brita (Andreasson) Vedung.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Uppsala (Sweden) University, 1971. Professor political science and housing policy, Uppsala (Sweden) University, 1995.

Career

Assistant professor political science Uppsala University, 1969-1974, associate professor, 1974-1985, 92-95. Special researcher Social Science Council, Uppsala, 1986-1991. Visiting professor Kyung Hee University, Seoul, 1985, 88, 90, 94, Vienna University, 1987, 89, 91, 93, 95, 97, Odense University, 1995, Aalborg University, 1997, Helsinki University, 1999-2001.

Consultant American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy, Washington, 1982-1983, German Energy Ministry, Bonn, 1989, AKF, Copenhagen, 1990-1995.

Works

Membership

Evaluator Energy Conservation Commission, 1980-1982, Council for Building Research, 1984-1995, National Audit Office, 1984-1985, Center for Evaluation of Social Superior vena cava syndrome in the National Board of Health and Welfare, since 1995. Policy analyst Board for Spent Nuclear Fuel, 1986-1987 (all Stockholm). Member Swedish Political Science Association, American Political Science Association, American EvaluationAssn., European Evaluation Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: fly fishing, environmental concerns, classical music, art, literature.

Connections

Married Siv Birgit Dahlstrom, 1963-1994. Children: Ove Andreas, Jonas Evert, Linus Oskar Emanuel.

father:
Oskar Emanuel Vedung

mother:
Brita (Andreasson) Vedung

spouse:
Siv Birgit Dahlstrom

children:
Ove Andreas Vedung

Jonas Evert Vedung

Linus Oskar Emanuel Vedung