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Ian Geoffrey Layton, British geographer.

Background

Layton, Ian Geoffrey was born on April 11, 1938 in Merton, Surrey, England. Arrived in Sweden, 1976. Son of William Thomas and Esmé Eleanor (Beck) Layton.

Education

Bachelor, Birmingham University, England, 1960. DipEd, Oxford University, 1961. Master of Arts, University College London, 1968.

Doctor of Philosophy, Umea University, Sweden, 1981.

Career

School master Maidstone Grammar School, Kent, England, 1961-1967. Senior lecturer geography Matlock College Education, Derbyshire, England, 1968-1975. Research assistant, fellow, senior lecturer department social/economics geography Umea University, 1976-1991, associate professor, since 1991.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, walking, photography, natural history, genealogy.

Connections

Married Anita Maria Wallsten. Children: Jonathan Ian, Christopher William, Matthew Torsten.

father:
William Thomas Layton

mother:
Esmé Eleanor (Beck) Layton

spouse:
Anita Maria Wallsten

children:
Jonathan Ian Layton

Christopher William Layton

Matthew Torsten Layton