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Iosif Zakharovich SHTOKALO

Iosif SHTOKALO, USSR Mathematician. Doctor of Physico-Mathematical Science since 1944; Professor 1946; full member, Ukrainia Academy of Sciences, since 1951; Professor, Kiev University, since 1956. Member, Communist Party, since 1941.

Background

  • SHTOKALO, Iosif was born in 1897 in Skomorokhi, now Lvov Oblast.

  • Education

    • 1931 graduated Dnepropetrovsk University.

    Career

    • 1915-1931 mathematics instructor in secondary school and technicums. 1931-1941 instructor, in Kharkov Engineering Economics Institute, Kharkov University, and other Kharkov higher education institutions. 1941-1944 at Institute of Mathematics, Ukrainia Academy of Sciences.

      1944-1946 instructor, 1946-1951 Professor, Kiev University. 1949-1956 simultaneously Chairman, Presidium, Lvov Branch, Ukrainia Academy of Sciences. Chairman, Commission for the Compilation of Russia- Ukrainia Terminological Dictionaries.

      Executive Editor, terminological dictionary on mathematics.

    Politics

    Member, Communist Party, since 1941.

    Religion

    Religion obstructs scientific research and technological progress.

    Views

    Marxism–Leninism as the only truth could not, by its very nature, become outdated.

    Membership

    Member, Communist Party, since 1941.
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