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Psychologist , researcher

Staffan B. Hygge, Swedish psychologist, researcher. Grantee Swedish-American Found,. 1976, Swedish Work Environment Fund, 1992. Member International Association Applied Psychology and Environmental Psychology (secretary since 1994), International Commission on Biological Effects of Noise and Performance and Behavior (co-chair since 1993).

Background

Hygge, Staffan B. was born on November 8, 1944 in Skelleftea, Sweden. Son of Birger E. and Karin H.V. (Strand) Hygge.

Education

Bachelor, Uppsala University, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, Uppsala University, 1976.

Career

Senior researcher National Swedish Institute Building Research, Gavle, 1977-1993. Postdoctoral fellow USUHS, Bethesda, Maryland, 1979-1980, visiting researcher, 1992-1993. Head applied psychology laboratory Royal Institute of Technology, Gavle, since 1983.

Membership

Member International Association Applied Psychology and Environmental Psychology (secretary since 1994), International Commission on Biological Effects of Noise and Performance and Behavior (co-chair since 1993).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Fly fishing, gourmet food.

Connections

Married Christina I. Pettersson, March 31, 1979. Children: Karin, Eva, Lisa.

father:
Birger E. Hygge

mother:
Karin H.V. (Strand) Hygge

spouse:
Christina I. Pettersson

children:
Karin Hygge

Eva Hygge

Lisa Hygge