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Sociology educator

Jan Eugen Trost, Swedish sociology educator. Colonel Lieutenant Swedish Army, 1975-1985.

Background

Trost, Jan Eugen was born on November 19, 1935 in Gävle, Sweden. Son of Eugen and Ruth H. (Peterson) Trost.

Education

Graduate, Uppsala (Sweden) University, 1958. Postgraduate in Philosophy, Uppsala (Sweden) University, 1962. Doctor of Philosophy, Uppsala (Sweden) University, 1966.

Career

Assistant professor Uppsala University, 1962-1968, associate professor, 1968-1972, professor, since 1972. Visiting professor University Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1972, 84, University Leuven, Belgium, 1975, 86. Visiting distinguished professor University North Carolina, Greensboro, 1983-1984.

Visiting scholar Kinsey Institute, Bloomington, Indiana, 1985.

Membership

Colonel Lieutenant Swedish Army, 1975-1985.

Connections

Married Anne-Christine Backman, November 15, 1958 (divorced 1983). Married Irene J. Raskow, since 1987. Children: Hedvig, Johanna, Maria.

father:
Eugen Trost

mother:
Ruth H. (Peterson) Trost

spouses:
Anne-Christine Backman

Irene J. Raskow

children:
Hedvig Trost

Johanna Trost

Maria Trost