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educator , zoologist

Sverre Sjolander, Swedish zoologist, educator. Recipient Konrad-Lorenz medal Austria, 1999; Alexander von Humboldt fellowship, 1975, Swedish-American fellow, 1974. Lieutenant Royal Swedish Life Guard, 1959-1960. Member Association Study of Animal Behaviour.

Background

Sjolander, Sverre was born on March 30, 1940 in Gothenburg, Sweden. Son of Sven and Carna (Tulin) Sjolander.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Stockholm, 1966. Master of Science, University Stockholm, 1967. Doctor of Science, University Stockholm, 1977.

Career

Lecturer University Ibadan, Nigeria, 1965-1966, University Stockholm, 1966-1975. Associate professor University Linkoping, Sweden, 1981-1999, full professor, since 1999. Visiting professor University Vienna, Austria, 1992, 94, 95, 96.

Membership

Lieutenant Royal Swedish Life Guard, 1959-1960. Member Association Study of Animal Behaviour.

Connections

Married Jane Bagge (divorced 1985). Children: Kare, Egil. Married Angela Hovorka, 1989.

1 child, Judith.

father:
Sven Sjolander

mother:
Carna (Tulin) Sjolander

spouses:
Jane Bagge

Angela Hovorka

children:
Judith Sjolander

Kare Sjolander

Egil Sjolander