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science educator

Ingvar Anders Gustaf Ekesbo, Swedish science educator. Recipient Justusvon Leibig prize Kiel University, 1975. Member International Society Applied Ethology (honorary), International Society Animal Hygiene (honorary).

Background

Ekesbo, Ingvar Anders Gustaf was born on December 3, 1928 in Otterstad, Sweden. Son of Karl-Ivar and Stina (Johansson) Andersson.

Education

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Royal Veterinary College, Sweden, 1955. Doctor of Philosophy, Royal Veterinary College, Sweden, 1966. Dr honoris causa, University Zurich, 1987.

Dr honoris causa, University Tartu, 1998.

Career

Veterinary National Veterinary Board, Sweden, 1955-1970. Professor Royal Veterinary College, Sweden, 1970-1977, Swedish University Agricultural Science, 1977-1993, professor emeritus, since 1993. Honorary associate Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, London, 1999.

Department head Swedish University Agricultural Science, 1977-1993.

Membership

Member International Society Applied Ethology (honorary), International Society Animal Hygiene (honorary).

Connections

Married Irma I.M. Larsson, 1952. Children: Karin, Hakan, Eva.

father:
Karl-Ivar Andersson

mother:
Stina (Johansson) Andersson

spouse:
Irma I.M. Larsson

children:
Karin Ekesbo

Hakan Ekesbo

Eva Ekesbo