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News 2017-01-19
 

Six new members elected to the Academy

At the General Meeting on 11 January Rikard Holmdahl, Karolinska Institutet, Ruth Palmer, University of Gothenburg, Ove Nilsson, Umeå Plant Science Centre and Jarone Pinhassi, Linnaeus University were elected Swedish members of the Academy. Nobel laureates May-Britt Moser and Edvard Moser, Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience, were elected foreign members of the Academy.

Swedish members

Class for medical sciences

 

Rikard Holmdahl, Karolinska Institutet. Rikard Holmdahl is Professor at Karolinska Institutet. 

Rikard Holmdahl, Karolinska Institutet

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ruth Palmer, University of Gothenburg. Photo: University of Gothenburg.Ruth Palmer is Professor at the Sahlgrenska Academy at the University of Gothenburg.

Ruth Palmer, University of Gothenburg

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Class for biosciences 

Ove Nilsson, Umeå Plant Science Centre.Ove Nilsson is Professor of forest genetics and plant physiology at Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences and Umeå Plant Science Centre, UPSC. 

Ove Nilsson, Umeå Plant Science Centre

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jarone Pinhassi, Linnaeus University. Photo: Linnaeus University.Jarone Pinhassi is professor of microbiology at the Department of Biology and Environmental Science, Linnaeus University.

Jarone Pinhassi, Linnaeus University

 

 

 

 

 

 

Foreign members

Class for medical sciences

May-Britt Moser, Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience. Photo: Alexander Mahmoud/the Nobel FoundationProfessor May-Britt Moser is Founding Director of Centre for Neural Computation and Co-Director of the Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway.

May-Britt Moser, Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience

 

 

 

 

 

 

Edvard Moser,  Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience. Photo: Geir Mogen/NTNUProfessor Edvard Moser is Founding Director of the Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience and Co-Director of Centre for Neural Computation, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway.

Edvard Moser, Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience