Curriculum Vitae

    Lars Rönnegård
    Physical address:
    Dalarna University
    Röda vägen 3
    Borlänge, Sweden

    Postal address:
    Dalarna University
    SE-791 88 Falun

    Telephone: + 46 (0)23 778503
    E-mail address: lrn(AT)
    Date of birth: 23rd March 1970

Professional Appointments:
  • Feb. 2016 - present. Dean of Dalarna University, Sweden
  • Apr. 2008 - present. Dalarna University, Sweden - Section of Statistics, School of Technology and Business Studies, Lecturer and Researcher (Professor since May 2012, Associate Professor since May 2009)
  • Apr. 2005 - Mar. 2008. Uppsala University, Sweden - Linnaeus Centre for Bioinformatics, Biomedical Centre, Postdoctoral Fellow
  • Oct. 2003 - Mar. 2005. Dalarna University, Sweden - Section of Statistics, Dpt. Economy and Society, Lecturer

Academic Commissions, Appointments and Administrative Duties:
  • March 2003 PhD in Animal Science. "Selection, Maternal Effects and Inbreeding in Reindeer Husbandry". Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Dpt. Animal Breeding and Genetics. Supervisor prof. Oje Danell
  • July 1996 MSc in Biology. Uppsala University.

Teaching Experience (a sample of courses etc):
  • 2012 - present. Supervision of PhD student in Microdata analysis at Dalarna University.
  • 2012 - present. Supervision of Master student theses in Business Intelligence at Dalarna University.
  • 2011. Lecturer at a summer course for Nordic PhD-students in Animal Breeding and Genetics (Mustiala, Finland)
  • 2008 - present. Supervision of PhD students in Bioinformatics at Uppsala University and Animal Breeding at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
  • 2008. Lecturer at a summer course in Statistics at Tianjin University of Finance and Economics, China.
  • 2008 - 2011. Supervision of D-level essays in Statistics.
  • 2005 - 2008. Supervision of PhD students: Razaw Al-Sarraj (Biometry, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences) and Kateryna Mishchenko (Scientific Computing, Uppsala University)
  • 2005. Lecturer in "Optimal computation of variance component estimation in QTL analysis". Graduate course at Uppsala University.
  • 2005. Lecturer in "Optimal computation of variance component estimation in QTL analysis". Graduate course at Uppsala University.
  • 2003 - 2005 Lecturer in Statistics at Dalarna University. (Graduate courses: Generalized Linear Models, Statistical Computing in SAS and R, Statistics in Biology. Undergraduate courses: Data Analysis and Statistics I, Data Analysis and Statistics II)
  • Academic Year 1996-1997 High School Teacher in Mathematics

Scientific Collaborations:
  • Mar. 2016 - present. Ingelin Steinsland at NTNU, Norway.
  • Sept. 2009 - present. Han Mulder at Wageningen University, The Netherlands.
  • Jul. 2009 - present. Youngjo Lee at Seoul National University, Korea.
  • Apr. 2005 - present. Örjan Carlborg at Uppsala University, Sweden.
  • May. 2009 - 2012. William Valdar at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, U.S.A.
  • Aug. 2008 - 2012. Erling Strandberg at Dpt. Animal Breeding and Genetics at Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
  • Apr. 2005 - 2010. Sverker Holmgren at Dpt. Information Technology at Uppsala University
  • Apr. 2005 - 2008. Dietrich von Rosen Biometry and Technology at Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
  • Aug. 2003 - 2008. Grimso Wildlife Research Station (Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences) on the subject "A long-term study of moose population density"
  • Jan. - Dec. 2004. Dr. Kasper Roszbach at the Research Department of the Swedish National Bank (Sveriges Riksbank)
  • Jun. 2001 - Mar. 2003. J.A. Woolliams at Roslin Institute, Edinburgh, on the subject "Genetic Contribution Theory"

Additional Courses and Education:
  • Two years of under-graduate studies in Statistics, Mathematics and Programming. Uppsala University.

Other Skills:
  • Computer and programming skills, including R, Matlab, Fortran, and SAS.