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biophysicist , researcher

Alfonsas Juska, Lithuanian biophysicist, researcher. Travel grantee International Science Foundation, 1994, 95. Participant countryside folklore expeditions, Lithuania, 1969-1989; member Sajudis Lithuanian Reform Movement, 1988-1992, advisor Sajudis Faction of Supreme Council of Republic of Lithuania, Vilnius, 1992.

Background

Juska, Alfonsas was born on July 9, 1937 in Marijampole, Lithuania. Son of Antanas and Zuzana (Kvietelaityte) Juska.

Education

Degree in electronics engineering, Moscow Power Engineering Institute, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, Ukrainian Academy of Sciences, Kiev, 1984.

Career

Deported to Siberia, 1948-1958. Joiner apprentice, then joiner Ust'-Abakan (Russia) Timber Plant, 1951-1958. Joiner Marijampole (Lithuania) District Building Enterprises, 1958-1959, Moscow Plant Medical Electric Instruments, 1959.

Research probationer, senior engineer, junior research associate Institute Zoology and Parasitology, Vilnius, Lithuania, 1966-1976. Senior engineer, junior research associate, research associate, senior research associate, head sector informatics Institute Biochemistry, 1976—2002. Associate professor Gediminas Technology University, Vilnius, 2001.

Participant international science meetings and conferences.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to science journals.

Membership

Participant countryside folklore expeditions, Lithuania, 1969-1989. Member Sajudis Lithuanian Reform Movement, 1988-1992, advisor Sajudis Faction of Supreme Council of Republic of Lithuania, Vilnius, 1992.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: folklore, traveling.

Connections

father:
Antanas Juska

mother:
Zuzana (Kvietelaityte) Juska