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researcher , Foreign language educator

Mats Åke Oscarson, Swedish foreign language educator, researcher. Mellon research fellow National Foreign Language Center, Johns Hopkins University, 1996. Member International Language Testing Association.

Background

Oscarson, Mats Åke was born on June 9, 1939 in Storfors, Sweden. Son of Klas Henning and Astrid Emy (Emilsson) Oskarsson.

Education

Master of Arts, Gothenburg University, Sweden, 1964. Doctor of Philosophy, Gothenburg University, Sweden, 1972.

Career

Teacher High School, 1964-1967. Educational research fellow University Gothenburg, since 1972, assistant professor, since 1973. Language testing consultant Council of Europe, Strasbourg, France, since 1973.

International teaching and research assignments Swedish International Development Authority, Latvia and Mozambique, 1994-1995.

Membership

Member International Language Testing Association.

Connections

Married Lisa Ingeborg Örtengren, December 2, 1978. Children: Jacob, Sofia.

father:
Klas Henning Oskarsson

mother:
Astrid Emy (Emilsson) Oskarsson

spouse:
Lisa Ingeborg Örtengren

children:
Jacob Oscarson

Sofia Oscarson