Umeå University

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Public university in Umeå, Sweden

About Umeå University

According to Wikipedia, Umeå University is a public research university located in Umeå, in the mid-northern region of Sweden. The university was founded in 1965 and is the fifth oldest within Sweden's present borders. As of 2015, Umeå University has over 36,000 registered students , including those at the postgraduate and doctoral level. It has more than 4,000 employees, half of which are teachers/researchers, including 310 professors.

What Is Umeå University Known For?

Umeå University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Umeå University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Umeå University's Most Influential Alumni?

Umeå University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Biology, Psychology, and Medical. Here are some of Umeå University's most famous alumni:

C. Robert Cloninger
C. Robert Cloninger
An American psychiatrist.
Bertil Andersson
A President of Nanyang Technological University.
Dan Olweus
A Swedish-Norwegian psychologist .
Gero Miesenböck
Gero Miesenböck
An Austrian neuroscientist.
Sverker Sörlin
A Swedish academic.
Martin Kulldorff
A Professor of medicine, biostatistician and epidemiologist.
Gunnar Öquist
Gunnar Öquist
A Swedish botanist.
Staffan Normark
Staffan Normark
A Swedish microbiologist and physician.
Heinz Leymann
A Swedish psychologist.
Stefan Thor
A Professor.
Jan Anderson
A New Zealand scientist .
Agneta Marell
Agneta Marell
A Swedish educator.