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museum director

Bernard Philip Fishman, Museum director. Recipient award National Conference of Christians and Jews, 1985; Applied Science Center for Archaeology research fellow, 1977-1979, William Penn Foundation fellow, 1976-1977. Member Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Fishman, Bernard Philip was born on July 25, 1950 in New York City. Son of Samuel William and Rosalyn (Schachtel) Fishman.

Education

Bachelor summa cum laude, Columbia University, 1972;Master of Arts, University of Pennsylvania, 1982.

Career

Research fellow, Museum Applied Science Center for Archaeology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1976-1979;Egyptologist Epigraphic Survey, Oriental Institute, University of Chicago, Luxor, Chicago, 1979-1982;director, Fenster Museum Jewish Art, Tulsa, 1982-1985;director Jewish History Society Maryland. Agency, Associated Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore, since 1985;director, Lehigh County History Society, Allentown, Pennsylvania. Teacher, lecturer in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author, co-author, editor numerous books, exhibit catalogues, journals, articles. Art critic World newspaper, Tulsa.

Membership

Participant Getty Museum Leadership Institute. Fellow Rhode Island Foundation. Member Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Andersen, January 8, 1983. 1 child, Philip.

father:
Samuel William Fishman

mother:
Rosalyn (Schachtel) Fishman

spouse:
Elizabeth Andersen

child:
Philip Fishman