Prof.dr. Arnold Tukker receives an honorary doctorate

| Leiden Convention Bureau

Prof.dr. Arnold Tukker, one of our ambassadors and one of the first environmental scientists ever, received an honorary doctorate from the Linköping University (LiU) on the 12th of November, 2022. The Swedish University, LiU, granted prof.dr. Tukker an honorary doctorate for his scientific work towards establishing a Circular Economy. 

Leader in Sustainability

The doctorate granted by LiU is even more special, as LiU is responsible for leading one of the world’s largest projects on Circular Economy. Linköping University approaches the idea of a Circular Economy from various perspectives, being a valued partner in cooperation with large companies such as SAAB, Volvo and Electrolux.

In the past 20 years, prof.dr. Arnold Tukker has worked closely with researchers at LiU, having coordinated major European research projects on Resource Efficiency. Therefore, prof.dr. Tukker is awarded the honorary doctorate for his work in providing invaluable knowledge and helping to inspire countless research projects.