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Jerzy Filip Gassowski

Jerzy Filip Gassowski, Polish archaeologist, educator.

Background

  • Gassowski, Jerzy Filip was born on August 23, 1926 in Siedlce, Poland. Son of Piotr and Jadwiga (Wachowiak) Gassowski.

  • Education

    • 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.

    Career

    • 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.

    Works

    • 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.

    Connections

    • Married Barbara Marta Maik, January 12, 1981. Children: Maja, Piotr.
    • father: Piotr Gassowski
    • mother: Jadwiga (Wachowiak) Gassowski
    • spouse: Barbara Marta Maik
    • children: Maja Gassowski
    • Piotr Gassowski
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    Born August 23, 1926
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    • 1951
      Warsaw University
    • 1958
      Polish Academy Sciences
    • 1972
      HAB
    • 1979
      Warsaw University
    • 1954 - 1958
      Assistant, Polish Academy Sciences
      Warsaw, North Carolina, United States
    • 1978 - 1980
      professor, Indiana University
      Bloomington, Illinois, United States
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