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educator , Political scientist

Goran Ernst Hoppe, Swedish political scientist, educator. Recipient Order of Terra Manana, President Estonian Republic, 2001. Chairman Estonian-Swedish Foundation, Stockholm, since 1994; vice-chairman Estonian-Swedish Cultural Society, since 2003; Fellow: Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences; member: Swedish Society for Anthropology and Geography (chairman 1993-1994), Estonian Geography Society (honorary).

Background

Hoppe, Goran Ernst was born on May 27, 1946 in Uppsala, Sweden. Son of E. Gunnar and K. Ingegerd Hoppe.

Education

M.Polit.Sci., Stockholm University, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, Stockholm University, 1978.

Career

Senior research fellow department human geography Stockholm University, 1978—1983, associate professor, 1983—1995. Professor department human geography Gothenburg University, 1995—1996, Uppsala University, since 1996, 1998—2004, head graduate studies, since 1996.

Membership

Chairman Estonian-Swedish Foundation, Stockholm, since 1994. Vice-chairman Estonian-Swedish Cultural Society, since 2003. Fellow: Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.

Member: Swedish Society for Anthropology and Geography (chairman 1993-1994), Estonian Geography Society (honorary).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    New Orleans jazz, vintage tractors, traditional building restoration.

Connections

Married Ann-Catherine Ulfstredt Hoppe (deceased 2004). Children: Per Gyllenhammar, Marika.

father:
E. Gunnar

mother:
K. Ingegerd Hoppe

spouse:
Ann-Catherine Ulfstredt Hoppe

children:
Per Gyllenhammar Hoppe

Marika Hoppe