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writer , Philosophy educator

James Jacques Azovsky-van Luik, American writer, philosophy educator. Fellow National Foundation for Humanities, 1982. Member advisory board land use regulation committee Governor of Maine, Augusta, 1980. With United States Coast Guard, 1955-1956. Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association.

Background

Luik, James Jacques Azovsky-van was born on April 26, 1937 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of James Zekharyahu Azovsky-van Luik and Marie (Bass) van Luik.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Columbia University, 1956. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1962. Doctor of Philosophy, Oxford (England) University, 1966.

Doctor of Letters (honorary), University Dhaka, Ramna, Bangladesh, 1985.

Career

Teaching associate Columbia University, New York City, 1960, 61, assistant professor, 1970-1974, associate professor, 1976-1980, professor, 1981-1990. Assistant professor Purdue University, Lafayette, Indiana, 1962-1963. Associate professor University Wisconsin, Madison, 1967-1970.

Smith-Mundt Fulbright professor University Sao Paulo, Brazil, 1975-1976. Adjunct fellow Oxford (England) University, 1986-1991. United Nations educational scientific and cultural expert United Nations Educational, Turkey, 1981, Greece, 1982, Egypt, 1983, Tanzania, 1984, Bangladesh, 1985.

Consultant University Nairobi, Kenya, 1986.

Membership

Member advisory board land use regulation committee Governor of Maine, Augusta, 1980. With United States Coast Guard, 1955-1956. Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Walking, bicycling.

Connections

Married Ann-Marie Palm, June 6, 1964 (divorced 1976). 1 child, Colette; married Florence W. Rosenstock, September 26, 1993.

father:
James Zekharyahu Azovsky-van Luik Luik

mother:
Marie (Bass) Luik

spouses:
Ann-Marie Palm

Florence W. Rosenstock

child:
Colette Luik