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Jan SzupryczyNSki

Jan SzupryczyNSki, Polish geographer, researcher. Recipient Gold medal President of Poland, 1974, Order Polonia Restituta, 1981, Medal University of Ferrara, 1975. Member Polish Geography Society (gold badge 1954), Geography Society Finland (correspondent), Torun Science Society, International Geography Union (committee on geomorphol. survey and mapping 1976-1988, study group on rapid geomorphological hazard 1988-1992), Polish Polar Club.

Background

  • SzupryczyNSki, Jan was born on June 27, 1934 in Chelmno, Torun, Poland. Son of Jan and Anna (Marchlik) SzupryczyNSki.

  • Education

    • Master of Science, Nicholas Copernicus University, 1956. Doctor of Philosophy, Institute Geography, Warsaw, 1962. Dr.habil., Institute Geography, Warsaw, 1968.

    Career

    • Assistant Institute Geography, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, 1956-1958, senior assistant, 1958-1963, lecturer, 1963-1969, docent, 1969-1974, extra-ordinary professor, 1974-1982, ordinary professor, since 1982. Science expedns. to Spitsbergen, 1959, 60, 63, 72, 75, 78-79, Iceland, 1968, Thian-Shan, 1988, 90.

    Works

    • Contributor over 245 articles to professional journals. Author: Relief of Marginal Zone of Glaciers and Types of Deglaciation of Southern Spitsbergen, 1963, Some Problems of the Quaternary on Spitsbergen, 1968, Norway, Warsaw 1976, 1982, Glacial Forms and Deposits in the Marginal Zone of the Sidu Glacier, 1978.

    Membership

    Member Polish Geography Society (gold badge 1954), Geography Society Finland (correspondent), Torun Science Society, International Geography Union (committee on geomorphol. survey and mapping 1976-1988, study group on rapid geomorphological hazard 1988-1992), Polish Polar Club.

    Connections

    • Married Maria Urbanska, August 23, 1958. Children: Dorota, Bogna.
    • father: Jan SzupryczyNSki
    • mother: Anna (Marchlik) SzupryczyNSki
    • spouse: Maria Urbanska
    • children: Dorota SzupryczyNSki
    • Bogna SzupryczyNSki
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    Born June 27, 1934
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    • 1956
      Nicholas Copernicus University
    • 1962
      Institute Geography
    • 1968
      Institute Geography
    • 1956 - 1958
      Assistant, Institute Geography
      Warsaw, North Carolina, United States
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