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geographer

Jan Olof Holger Swantesson, Swedish geographer. Member of Anthroposophic Society.

Background

Swantesson, Jan Olof Holger was born on October 10, 1952 in Mölndal, Sweden. Son of Bernt Olof and Christina Pieternella (De Rijk) Swantesson.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and Earth Science, Göteborg University, Sweden, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy in Physical Geography, Göteborg University, Sweden, 1989.

Career

Assistant lecturer Goteborg University, 1975—1989. Research assistant National Energy authority, Reykjavik, Iceland, 1977—1978. Senior lecturer Karlstad University, Sweden, 1989—2005, associate professor, since 2005.

Delaware board representatives Ekobanken (Swedish Ecological bank). With Royal Swedish Navy, 1974-1975, Gulf of Bothnia.

Membership

Member of Anthroposophic Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Languages, baking.

Connections

father:
Bernt Olof Swantesson

mother:
Christina Pieternella (De Rijk) Swantesson