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Jerzy Feliks Olczak

Jerzy Feliks Olczak, Polish archaeologist, researcher. Recipient Science award, Ministry of Education, 1967, 1972, 1981. Member of Archeological Commission Polish Academy of Sciences, Science Society Poznan, Science Society Torun (associate), Polish History Society (associate).

Background

  • Olczak, Jerzy Feliks was born on July 31, 1929 in Bydgoszcz, Poland. Son of Feliks and Teresa Olczak.

  • Education

    • Master of Arts, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland, 1955. Doctor of Philosophy, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland, 1965.

    Career

    • Research assistant Polish Academy of Sciences, Poznan, 1954—1955. Research assistant department archaeology Adam Mickiewicz University, 1955—1968, assistant professor Institute Archaeology, 1969—1979. Assistant professor Institute Archaeology and Ethnology Nicolaus Copernicus University, Torun, Poland, 1979—1991, professor Poland, since 1992, science director Institute Archaeology and Ethnology Poland, 1979—1981, head department glas history Poland, since 1982, head department medieval and modern archaeology Poland, 1985—1999.

    Works

    • Author: Glass Production in Roman and Early Byzantine Novae in the Light of Archaeological Sources, Early Medieval Glass Production in Poland, Early Medieval Settlement in Eastern Pomerania, Forms of Settlement in the West-Pomeranian Lake District in the Early Middle Ages, Glass Production in Early Medieval Volin. Chief editor: Archaeologia Historica Polona, 1995, Acta universitatis Nicolai Copernici, 1980.

    Membership

    Member of Archeological Commission Polish Academy of Sciences, Science Society Poznan, Science Society Torun (associate), Polish History Society (associate).

    Personality

    Interests

    Classical music, reading, gardening.

    Connections

    • Married Danuta Cudnoch, June 25, 1955. Children: Katarzyna Anna Borowiak, Dorota Ewa, Agnieszka Maria, Dominika Maja.
    • father: Feliks Olczak
    • mother: Teresa Olczak
    • spouse: Danuta Cudnoch
    • children: Katarzyna Anna Borowiak Olczak
    • Dorota Ewa Olczak
    • Agnieszka Maria Olczak
    • Dominika Maja Olczak
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    Born July 31, 1929
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    • 1955
      Adam Mickiewicz University
    • 1965
      Adam Mickiewicz University
    • 1954 - 1955
      Research assistant, Polish Academy Science
      Poznan, Wielkopolskie, Poland
    • 1979 - 1991
      assistant, professor Institute Archaeology and Ethnology Nicolaus Copernicus University
      Torun, Poland
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