Phone: +46 (0)8 519 541 17
Fax: +46 (0)8 519 540 85
Directorate of the Research Division
Swedish Museum of Natural History
P. O. Box 50007
SE-104 05 Stockholm
Ericson received his Ph.D. degree from University of Stockholm in 1987. He was a post-doctoral fellow at the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Instituion, in 1989-1990. Between 1986 and 1991 he was curator of archaeozoology and physical antropology at the Museum of National Antiquities, Stockholm. He was hired as curator of ornithology at the Swedish Museum of Natural History in 1991. Per Ericson was acting Head of Department since 2004 and Head of Department 2006-2008. Since 2009 Per Ericson is Director of Science at the museum.