Research Officer within The Swedish Taxonomy Initiative (STI). He administrates STI’s grants for taxonomic research and inventories, and its support for scientific collections of biological specimens in Sweden. He is also secretary in STI’s steering committee and STI's Scientific Advisory Committee.
Rikard has a broad biological knowledge, with special focus on mycology (in particular lichens), conservation and horticulture.
Rikard has a Ph. D. in Systematic Botany from Stockholm University and has previously been employed at The Swedish Museum of Natural History, The Natural History Museum and the Bergius Botanic Garden.
Research Officer at the
Swedish Species Information Centre; ArtDatabanken, verksamhetsstöd
ArtDatabanken, Box 7007
Almas allé 8E, Uppsala