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director , Geologist , Scientific administrator

Naz Ahmed Shaikh, Swedish director, scientific administrator, geologist. President Mineralogical Society Sweden, Stockholm, 1975-1976. Member Geological Society Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden, Nordic Society for Clay Research (president 1984-1985).

Background

Shaikh, Naz Ahmed was born on January 10, 1939 in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan. Son of Nawab Din and Fazal Bibi Shaikh.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Karachi, Pakistan, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy, University Vienna, 1965.

Career

Geologist Geological Survey of Sweden, Uppsala, 1965, state geologist, 1966-1969, senior state geologist, 1970-1975, sectional head, 1976-1987, head of department, 1987, director, since 1988. Member advisory committee Ministry of Industries, Stockholm, 1974-1980, 82-84, 88-90. Board directors National Board for Spent Nuclear Fuel, Stockholm, 1988-1993.

Membership

President Mineralogical Society Sweden, Stockholm, 1975-1976. Member Geological Society Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden, Nordic Society for Clay Research (president 1984-1985).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Swimming, music, jogging.

Connections

Married Eeva-Liisa, September 17, 1965. Children: Soraya, Jusuf-Raza, Ali-Raza.

father:
Nawab Din

mother:
Fazal Bibi Shaikh

spouse:
Eeva-Liisa

children:
Soraya Shaikh

Jusuf-Raza Shaikh

Ali-Raza Shaikh