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Spanish colonial history educator

Antonio Garcia-Abasolo, Spanish colonial history educator. Recipient Andalucia-American Research award Regional Government of Andalucia, 1989, Chamber of Commerce award, 1989. Fellow Oriol-Urquijo Foundation, Spanish Association Americanists (trustee 1989-1992), Asociacion de Estudios del Pacifico (vice president since 1992).

Background

Garcia-Abasolo, Antonio was born on January 16, 1951 in Sevilla, Andalucia, Spain. Son of Claudio and Maria de la Asuncion (Gonzalez Vital) Garcia-Abasolo.

Education

Bachelor in History, University Granada, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy in Colonial History, University de Cordoba, 1980.

Career

Research fellow in colonial history University de Granada, 1974-1975. Assistant professor in colonial history University Cordoba, 1976-1982, professor, 1982-1989, tenured professor, since 1989. Director department hisoria moderna Contemporarea y de Avienica, since 2000.

Membership

Fellow Oriol-Urquijo Foundation, Spanish Association Americanists (trustee 1989-1992), Asociacion de Estudios del Pacifico (vice president since 1992).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Art, opera, photography, senderismo.

Connections

father:
Claudio Maria

mother:
Maria