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Jan Magnussen

Jan Magnussen, Danish county administrator. Chairman school board Vittenberg, Ribe, Denmark, 1990-1994; planner Masterplan for Metropolitan Copenhagen, 1978. Sergeant Danish Civil Defense, 1962-1963.

Background

  • Magnussen, Jan was born on January 8, 1943 in Copenhagen. Son of Gudmund and Ruth Magnussen.

  • Education

    • Master of Science, University Copenhagen, 1969.

    Career

    • Associate professor University Copenhagen, 1970-1985. Professor, head of institute South Jutland University Center, Esbjerg, Denmark, 1985-1988, rector Denmark, 1988-1998. Director education industry and culture Frederiksborg County, Hillerød, Denmark, since 1998.

      Chairman Social Science Research Council, Copenhagen, 1980-1984. Board directors Nordic Institute Planner, Stockholm, Scanex Aktieselskab, 1998-1999, Innovationcenter, Horsholm, 1998-2001 Scan East Oresund, since 1999. Chairman Danish Board Technology, Copenhagen, 1991-1995, Interprimo Aktieselskab, Tistrup, since 1994, Sydinvest Aktieselskab, Aabenraa, 1993-2000, Global Resource Information Database (GRID )-Denmark, United Nations, United Nations Environmental Program, Dansk Biomasse Aktieselskab, 1995-1998, Medicon Valley Academy, since 2000.

      Member editorial board Scandinavian Housing & Planning Research, 1980-1996.

    Membership

    Chairman school board Vittenberg, Ribe, Denmark, 1990-1994, planner Masterplan for Metropolitan Copenhagen, 1978. Sergeant Danish Civil Defense, 1962-1963.

    Connections

    • Children: Christian, Magnus, Mikkel. Married Birte Magnussen June 25, 1994.
    • child: Christian Magnussen
    • child: Magnus Magnussen
    • child: Mikkel Magnussen
    • mother: Ruth Magnussen
    • spouse: Birte Magnussen June 25
    • father: Gudmund
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    Born January 8, 1943
    (age 73)
    Nationality
    • 1969
      University Copenhagen
    • 1970 - 1985
      Associate, professor University Copenhagen
    • 1985 - 1988
      professor, of institute South Jutland University Center
      Esbjerg, Denmark
    • 1985 - 1988
      head, of institute South Jutland University Center
      Esbjerg, Denmark
    • 1988 - 1998
      professor, of institute South Jutland University Center
    • 1988 - 1998
      head, of institute South Jutland University Center
    • 1998
      director, education industry and culture Frederiksborg County
      Hillerød, Denmark