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department chairman , psychology professor

Thorbjörn Nils Alf Laike, Swedish psychology professor, department chairman. Achievements include research in impact of environmental factors influence on man, especially the non-visual impact of light. Board directors Swedish Church, Lund, 1988—2002; Member of International Association for People-Ennviron. Studies (associate).

Background

Laike, Thorbjörn Nils Alf was born on September 7, 1958 in Östra Herrestad, Skåne län, Sweden. Son of Henning Wilhelm and Ingamärta Laike.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Lund University, Sweden, 1982. Master of Science, Lund University, Sweden, 1985. Doctor of Philosophy, Lund University, Sweden, 1995.

Career

Commissioned Swedish Army, 1979, advanced through grades to captain, 1990, psychologist Kristianstad, 1982—1988. Research assistant Lund University, 1988—1995, postgraduate research fellow, 1996—2000, associate professor, since 2000, head department environmental psychology. Science adviser in field.

Captain, 1979—2000, Ystad.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in impact of environmental factors influence on man, especially the non-visual impact of light.

Membership

Board directors Swedish Church, Lund, 1988—2002. Member of International Association for People-Ennviron. Studies (associate).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Horseback riding, basket weaving.

Connections

Married Pia Birgitta Bäckström, June 22, 1984. Children: Nils Leif Vilhelm, Ola Alfred Maurtiz, Gustaf Anders.

father:
Henning Wilhelm

mother:
Ingamärta Laike

spouse:
Pia Birgitta Bäckström

children:
Nils Leif Vilhelm Laike

Ola Alfred Maurtiz Laike

Gustaf Anders Laike