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mathematics professor , researcher

Jana Björn, Czech mathematics professor, researcher. Researcher grant, Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation, 1998—2000, Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, 1998, 2001, 2002, Swedish Research Council, 1998—2000, 2003-2007. Member of European Mathematics Society, Union of Czech Mathematics and Physicists, Swedish Mathematics Society.

Background

Björn, Jana was born on December 25, 1968 in Hradec Králové, Czech Republic. Daughter of Bruno Jezek and Zdena Jezkova.

Education

Master of Science in Pure Mathematics University Leeds, England, 1992. Master of Science in Mathematics Analysis, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic, 1993. Doctor of Philosophy in Applied Mathematics, Linköping University, Sweden, 1996.

Post Doctorate, University Michigan, Ann Arbor, 2000.

Career

Junior researcher Lund University, Sweden, 2000—2003. Instructor Linköping University, 1996—1998, associate professor, since 1998, junior researcher, since 2003.

Membership

Member of European Mathematics Society, Union of Czech Mathematics and Physicists, Swedish Mathematics Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skiing, hiking, languages.

Connections

Married Anders Björn, July 9, 1994. Children: Martin, Tomas.

father:
Bruno Jezek

mother:
Zdena Jezkova

spouse:
Anders Björn

children:
Martin Björn

Tomas Björn