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educator , Physiologist

Jørgen Winkel, Danish physiologist, educator. Recipient Liberty Mutual Best Paper award, 1998. Member International Society Biomechanics, Swedish Medical Society (section occupational medicine), International Society Electrophysiol. Kinesiology, International Commission on Occupational Health, Nordic Society Physiology, International Ergonomic Association.

Background

Winkel, Jørgen was born on April 25, 1946 in Copenhagen. Son of Per and Regitze (Keyper) Winkel.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Copenhagen, 1968. Master of Science, University Copenhagen, 1976. Dr.Med.Sc., Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1986.

Career

Student assistant in experimental work physiology August Krogh Institute, University Copenhagen, 1970-1971. Teacher in human physiology School for Physiotherapists, Copenhagen, 1971-1976. Senior research associate department human work science University Luleå, Sweden, 1976-1985.

Expert in human physiology Swedish National Institute Occupational Health, Stockholm, 1983-1985, senior research associate, 1985-1989. Professor applied work physiology, applied ergonomics Swedish National Institute for Working Life/Karolinska Institute, since 1989. Associate professor department human work science University Lulea, since 1988.

Visiting scientist August Krogh Institute, University Copenhagen, 1987. Head division production ergonomics Malmo University School Technology and Society, 1999—2001, National Institute Working Life, Gothenburg, , Sweden, since 2001.

Membership

Member International Society Biomechanics, Swedish Medical Society (section occupational medicine), International Society Electrophysiol. Kinesiology, International Commission on Occupational Health, Nordic Society Physiology, International Ergonomic Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Jogging, cross country skiing, downhill skiing, sailing.

Connections

Married Eva Elisabeth Pavell, April 19, 1984.

father:
Per Winkel

mother:
Regitze (Keyper) Winkel

spouse:
Eva Elisabeth Pavell