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Science educator

Seppo Jaakko Salminen, Finnish science educator. Registered Toxicologist Eurotox, Finnish Society Toxicology, 1994. Recipient Prize, Yoplait Institute, 1992, Swiss Prize, 2002.

Background

Salminen, Seppo Jaakko was born on April 4, 1954 in Petäjävesi, Finland. Son of Jaakko M. and Pirkko Hellevi Salminen.

Education

Master of Science, Washington State University, Pullman. Master of Science, University Helsinki, Finland, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy, University Surrey, Guildford, 1982.

Career

Professor, food chemistry department biochemistry & food chemistry University Turku, Finland, 1994—2000, professor health biosciences, food development, 2000, director, functional foods forum, since 2002. Development manager, nutrition specialist Valio Finnish Cooperative Dairies Association, Helsinki, Finland. Visiting professor Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University, Melbourne, Australia, since 1997.

Visiting professor of food safety Univerität Bodenkultur (BOKU), Vienna, since 2007.

Achievements

  • Registered Toxicologist Eurotox, Finnish Society Toxicology, 1994.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor scientific papers.

Connections

Married Eeva Kaarina Soikkeli, September 21, 1981. Children: Henrik, Helene, Erik.

father:
Jaakko M.

mother:
Pirkko Hellevi Salminen

spouse:
Eeva Kaarina Soikkeli

child:
Henrik Salminen

child:
Helene Salminen

child:
Erik Salminen