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historian

Gunnar Julius Broberg, Swedish historian. Fellow Wissenschrafts Kolleg of Berlin, Linnean Society of London; member Swedish Linnaeus Society (editor since 1975).

Background

Broberg, Gunnar Julius was born on September 5, 1942 in Flen, Sweden. Son of Bernt Erik Julius and Gunhild Elisabeth (Zetterberg) Broberg.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Uppsala University, Sweden, 1976.

Career

Assistant professor Uppsala University, Sweden, since 1981, University California, Berkeley, since 1982, Lund (Sweden) University, 1977-1980, professor history of ideas and science, since 1990, dean humanities, 1996—2000.

Membership

Fellow Wissenschrafts Kolleg of Berlin, Linnean Society of London. Member Swedish Linnaeus Society (editor since 1975).

Connections

Married Karin Gunilla Stenvall, February 9, 1944. Children: Karin Elisabeth, Carl Olof Julius. Married Agneta Sofia Helmius, March 14, 1960.

1 child Hedvig Lovisa.

father:
Bernt Erik Julius Broberg

mother:
Gunhild Elisabeth (Zetterberg) Broberg

spouses:
Karin Gunilla Stenvall

Agneta Sofia Helmius

children:
Karin Elisabeth Broberg

Carl Olof Julius Broberg

Hedvig Lovisa Broberg