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Alberto Santana

Alberto Santana, Spanish history professor, director. Certified historian Spain, 1982. Board member Euskal Museum, Bilbao, 2003—2008; Member of Gerediaga Elkartea (history adviser since 1988).

Background

  • Santana, Alberto was born on July 26, 1960 in Bilbao, Bizkaia, Spain. Son of Antonio Santana and Luz Ezquerra.

  • Education

    • Master in History, University Autonoma Barcelona, 1982.

    Career

    • Professor Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia, Bergara, Spain, 1987—2008. Director Basque studies Boise State University, Idaho, since 2008. Ethnologist Diputacion Foral Bizkaia, Bilbao, 2003—2008.

    Major achievements

    • Certified historian Spain, 1982.

    Works

    • Author: (book) The Architecture of Farmhouse in the Basque Country. Author: (writer) (films) (documentary movies) The magical Sight of Euskal Herria.

    Membership

    Board member Euskal Museum, Bilbao, 2003—2008. Member of Gerediaga Elkartea (history adviser since 1988).

    Connections

    • Married Luisa Usai, October 24, 1991. Children: Martin, Niccolo.
    • father: Antonio Santana
    • mother: Luz Ezquerra
    • spouse: Luisa Usai
    • children: Martin Santana
    • Niccolo Santana
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    Born July 26, 1960
    (age 57)
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    • 1982
      University Autonoma Barcelona
    • 1987 - 2008
      Professor, Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia
      Spain
    • 2008
      director, Basque studies Boise State University
      Idaho, United States