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Alain-Jacques Czouz-Tornare Edit Profile

historian , researcher

Alain-Jacques Czouz-Tornare, French historian, researcher. Decorated chevalier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres (France); recipient silver medal Rayonnement Francais, 2001. Member Twinning Commission, Fribourg/Rueil-Malmaison. Member of Foundation Archivum Helveto Polonicum (member committee), Society Authors of Fribourg, Archives Culturelles Romandes, Alliance Française of Fribourg (vice president).

Background

Czouz-Tornare, Alain-Jacques was born on March 9, 1957 in Douai, Flanders, France. Son of Edward and Anne-Marie (Tornare) Czouz-Tornare.

Education

Bachelor, Lille University, 1980. Master of Arts, Lille University, 1981. Diplôme d'Etudes, Lille University, 1983.

Doctor of Philosophy in History, La Sorbonne, Paris, 1996.

Career

Member Heraldic and Genealogy Institute, Fribourg, since 1988. Assistant lecturer University Fribourg, Switzerland. Republican for Switzerland World Historian Congress on Bicentenary of French Revolution, Paris-Sorbonne, 1989.

Swiss archivist Franco-Swiss Museum, Rueil-Malmaison.

Membership

Member Twinning Commission, Fribourg/Rueil-Malmaison. Member of Foundation Archivum Helveto Polonicum (member committee), Society Authors of Fribourg, Archives Culturelles Romandes, Alliance Française of Fribourg (vice president).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Poetry, music, travel, philosophy.

Connections

father:
Edward Czouz-Tornare

mother:
Anne-Marie (Tornare) Czouz-Tornare