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educator , psychologist

Roland S. Persson, Swedish psychologist, educator. License Personal trainer (IFBB) 1987. Member American Psychological Association, BPS, ECHA.

Background

Persson, Roland S. was born on October 7, 1958 in Vastra Frolunda, Gothenburg, Sweden. Son of Sven O. F. and Karin G. (Backlund) Persson.

Education

Master of Fine Arts, Ingesund College Music, Sweden, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology, University Huddersfield, United Kingdom, 1993.

Career

Head teacher Uddevalla Pre-Conservatoire, Sweden, 1986-1990. Researcher, lecturer University Huddersfield, 1990-1993. Associate professor Jonkoping (Sweden) University, 1994-2001, 02—.

Director psychological test and development Psykologiforlaget AB, Stockholm, 2001—2002. Professor educational psychology, since 2008. Board regents Ingesund College Music, 1994-1998.

National representative European Council for High Ability, since 1994, World Council for Gifted and Talented Children, 1998. Board directors Center for Psychology, Jonkoping, consultant The Foundation Applied Psychology (STP), 2002.

Achievements

  • License Personal trainer (IFBB) 1987.

Membership

Member American Psychological Association, BPS, ECHA.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Civil aviation, philosophy, bodybuilding.

Connections

father:
Sven O. F. Persson

mother:
Karin G. (Backlund) Persson