Astrid Gräslund

 

Prof. Dr. Astrid Gräslund

 

Council Member

 

 

Education:

High School graduation at Högre Allmänna Läroverket in Härnäsand, 21 April 1963

Master of Science in Engineering (Applied Physics) at the Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 30 October 1967

Doctor of Philosophy (Biophysics) at Stockholm University, 29 November 1974

 

Employments:

Research assistant at Dept. of Biophysics, Stockholm University, 1967–1976

Assistant/associate professor at Dept. of Biophysics, Stockholm University, 1977–1988

Professor of Medical Biophysics, University of Umea, 1988–1993

Professor of Biophysics, Stockholm University, since 1993

Chairman of the Department of Biophysics, Stockholm University, 1993–2000

Vice Chairman of the Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Stockholm University, since 2001

 

Honours and activities:

Received the 1982 Lindbom Prize, awarded by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences

Received the 1995 Arrhenius Plaque, awarded by the Swedish Chemical Society

Chairman of the Swedish Biophysical Society 1987–1992

Visiting scientist March–May 1987 at the Dept. of Biophysical Chemistry, University of Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands

Visiting scientist September 1987–March 1988 at the Dept. of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Southern Illinois University, Carbonale, Illinois, USA

Member of the Board of the Wenner-Gren Foundations

Member of the Board of the Magn. Bergvall Foundation

Member of the Editorial Board of Journal of Magnetic Resonance

Member of the Editorial Advisory Board of The Journal of Biological Inorganic Chemistry

Editor of Quarterly Reviews of Biophysics, since 1998

Member of the Council of IUPAB (Int. Union of Pure and Applied Biophysics) 1996–2002

Member of the Swedish Natural Science Research Council (NFR), 1995–2000

Member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, Class of Chemistry, since 1993

Second Vice President of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, since 2000

Secretary of the Nobel Committee for Chemistry, since 1996

 

Scientific publications:

Ca. 210 scientific publications