Jerzy Filip Gassowski
Jerzy Filip Gassowski, Polish archaeologist, educator.
Gassowski, Jerzy Filip was born on August 23, 1926 in Siedlce, Poland. Son of Piotr and Jadwiga (Wachowiak) Gassowski.
Master of Arts, Warsaw University, Poland, 1951. Doctor of Philosophy, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy, HAB, Warsaw University, 1972.
Professor, Warsaw University, 1979.
Assistant Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, 1954-1958. Professor Indiana University, Bloomington, 1978-1980. Adjunct Warsaw University, 1959-1967, senior lecturer, 1968-1973, assistant professor, 1973-1977, professor, since 1981.
Director American Studies Center, Warsaw, 1984-1987, Institute Archaeology, Warsaw, 1988-1990, Department Mediaeval Archeology, Warsaw, since 1990.
Author: Ireland and Britain in Dark Ages, 1974 (Ministry of Education award 1974), Cultures and Peoples of Ancient Europe, 1981 (Ministry of Education award 1982), Prehistoric Culture of Poland, 1985 (Ministry of Education award 1987). Editor Archeological Yearly.