Jerzy Speina, Polish humanities educator. Recipient Knight of the Cross Polonia Restituta Order, 1989, National Education Committee medal, 1993. Member Learned Society Torun (Philology and Philosophy departments.
Speina, Jerzy was born on October 24, 1936 in Torun, Poland. Son of Józef and Apolonia (Grajewska).
Master in Philology, Nicholas Copernicus University, 1958. Doctor of Humanities, Nicholas Copernicus University, 1964. Postdoctoral, Nicholas Copernicus University, 1972.
Assistant Collective Department Polish Literature Nicholas Copernicus University, Torun, Poland, 1958-1964, adjunct professor Institute Polish Philology, 1964-1974, assistant professor, 1974-1990, associate professor, 1990-1991. Professor, since 1992.
Author: Powiesci Stanislawa Ignacego Witkiewicza, 1965, Bankructwo realnosci. Proza Brunona Schulza, 1974, Typy swiata przedstawionego w literaturze, 3d edition, 2000, Literatura w perspektywie psychologii, 1998.
Member Learned Society Torun (Philology and Philosophy departments.