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Gunnar Emanuel Sandström

educator , microbiologist

Gunnar Emanuel Sandström, Swedish microbiologist, educator. Chairman Local Community Council, Umeå, 1979-1988. Member Rotary International.

Background

Sandström, Gunnar Emanuel was born on June 1, 1951 in Lycksele, Sweden. Son of Lars Åke Emanuel and Maj Dovi Helena (Holmgren) Sandström.

Education

Doctor in Medical Science, University Umeå (Sweden), 1988.

Career

Assistant University Umeå, 1970-1980, National Defense Research Establishment, Umeå, 1980-1985, senior research officer, 1985-1989. Postdoctoral fellow United States Army Medical Research Institute, Fort Detrick, Frederick, Maryland, 1989-1990. Head division microbiology National Defense Research Establishment, Umeå, 1990, associate professor, 1991.

Professor National Defense Research Establishment and University Umeå, Umeá, since 1994. Director research National Defense Research Establishment, since 1995, director, 1997-2000. Head laboratory division Alcontrol Laboratories, Umeå, Sweden, 2001—2002.

Professor Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, since 2002. Senior research officer National Research Council, Frederick, 1989-1990.

Membership

Chairman Local Community Council, Umeå, 1979-1988. Member Rotary International.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, fishing, travel.

Connections

Married Elsa Lillemor Johansson, May 30, 1986. Children: Jörgen, Sandra.

father:
Lars Sandström

spouse:
Elsa Lillemor Johansson

children:
Jörgen Sandström

Sandra Sandström