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educator , forester , researcher

Yrjo Eljas Norokorpi, Finnish forester, researcher, educator. Fellow New York Academy of Sciences, Society Forest Science in Finland; member Union University Professors in Finland.

Background

Norokorpi, Yrjo Eljas was born on April 9, 1946 in Hameenkyro, Finland. Son of Heikki Sakari and Eva Kaarina (Eskola) Norokorpi.

Education

Master of Science, University Helsinki, Finland, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, University Helsinki, Finland, 1979.

Career

Researcher Forest Research Institute, Rovaniemi, Finland, 1970-1977, senior forest researcher Finland, since 1982. Director Forestry College, Finland, 1977-1980, Forest Research Station, Rovaniemi, Finland, 1980-1982. Visiting scientist University Alberta, Edmonton, Canada, 1985-1986.

Consultant Alberta Forest Service, Edmonton, 1985-1986. Docent University Helsinki, since 1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor over 200 science papers and articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow New York Academy of Sciences, Society Forest Science in Finland. Member Union University Professors in Finland.

Connections

Married Marja-Terttu Hyvonen, November 2, 1974. Children: Ville, Olli-Pekka, Elina.

father:
Heikki Sakari Norokorpi

mother:
Eva Kaarina (Eskola) Norokorpi

spouse:
Marja-Terttu Hyvonen

children:
Ville Norokorpi

Olli-Pekka Norokorpi

Elina Norokorpi