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Gunnar Erik B. Kullenberg Edit Profile

educator , international civil servant , researcher

Gunnar Erik B. Kullenberg, Swedish International civil servant, researcher, educator. Recipient Romer award Danish Academy, 1972; Fulbright scholar Bigelow Laboratory, Boothbay, Maine, 1982. Chairman United Nations-GESAMP, 1975-1978, ICES-Marine pollution, Europe, 1978-1980, ICES-Consultative, Europe, 1983-1985. Ltd. commander Swedish Navy, 1958-1963. Member Danish Academy Technology Science, Russian Academy Natural Sciences.

Background

Kullenberg, Gunnar Erik B. was born on July 1, 1938 in Goteborg, Sweden. Son of Borje E. and Anna-Lisa (Stendahl) Kullenberg.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Goteborg, 1963. Doctor of Philosophy, University Goteborg, 1967. License Science, University Copenhagen, Denmark, 1972.

Doctor of Science, University Copenhagen, Denmark, 1974.

Career

Research assistant University Goteborg, 1963-1965, University Copenhagen, 1965-1968, associate professor, 1968-1977. Professor University Goteborg, 1977-1978, University Copenhagen, 1979-1990. Senior assistant secretary International Olympic Committee/United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, France, 1985-1989.

Secretary-general International Olympic Committee of United Nations Educational, France, 1989-1995, assistant director-general France, 1995-1998. Executive director International Ocean Institute, 1998—2003. Visiting scholar Ship and Ocean Foundation, Tokyo, 2003—2004, UNITAR, Hiroshima, 2007, associate fellow, 2008.

Scientist Canada Center Inland Waters, 1972. Visiting scholar Ocean Policy Research Foundation, Tokyo, 2003-2004.

Membership

Chairman United Nations-GESAMP, 1975-1978, ICES-Marine pollution, Europe, 1978-1980, ICES-Consultative, Europe, 1983-1985. Ltd. Commander Swedish Navy, 1958-1963. Member Danish Academy Technology Science, Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters, Russian Academy Natural Sciences.

Connections

Married Kristina V. Hyllengren, April 29, 1967. Children: Mats P., Maria I.

father:
Borje E. Kullenberg

mother:
Anna-Lisa (Stendahl) Kullenberg

spouse:
Kristina V. Hyllengren

children:
Mats P. Kullenberg

Maria I. Kullenberg