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academic administrator , educator

Tord Hjalmar Ganelius, Swedish academic administrator, educator. Fellow Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences (3d vice president 1978-1980), Finnish Academy of Sciences, European Academy of Sciences Arts and Humanites.

Background

Ganelius, Tord Hjalmar was born on May 23, 1925 in Stockholm, Sweden. Son of Hjalmar Gustaf and Ebba Gunhild (Bejbom) Ganelius.

Education

Filosophie Magister, University Stockholm, 1946. Fil. Doctor, University Stockholm, 1953.

Career

Docent University Lund, Sweden, 1953-1956, associate professor, 1956-1957. Professor University Göteborg, Sweden, 1957-1980. Secretary general Royal Academy of Sciences, Stockholm, 1981-1991.

Visiting professor Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1967-1968, University California, San Diego, 1972-1973.

Membership

Fellow Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences (3d vice president 1978-1980), Finnish Academy of Sciences, European Academy of Sciences Arts and Humanites.

Connections

Married Aggie Agnes Hemberg, October 6, 1951. Children: Per, Truls, Svante, Aggie.

father:
Hjalmar Gustaf Ganelius

mother:
Ebba Gunhild (Bejbom) Ganelius

spouse:
Aggie Agnes Hemberg

children:
Per Ganelius

Truls Ganelius

Svante Ganelius

Aggie Ganelius