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classics educator

Michael Kyriacou Toumazou, Cypriot classics educator. Senior fellow National Endowment of the Humanities, 1995; grantee National Science Foundation, 1995, 96, 98, 99-02, since 2003. Second lieutenant Cyprus Army, 1971-1973. Member Archaeol. Institute American, Classical Association Mid-West and South, North Carolina Classical Association (newsletter editor 1989-1993).

Background

Toumazou, Michael Kyriacou was born on December 11, 1952 in Famagusta, Cyprus. Came to the United States, 1969. Son of Kyriakos P. and Eugenia Church (Hadjiyannakou) Toumazou.

Education

Bachelor, Franklin and Marshall College, 1977. Master of Arts, Loyola University, Chicago, 1980. Master of Arts, Bryn Mawr College, 1983.

Doctor of Philosophy, Bryn Mawr College, 1987.

Career

Assistant professor Davidson (North Carolina) College, 1987-1993, associate professor, 1993-2000, department chairman, 1995—2001, professor, since 2000. Founder, director Athienou Archaeol. Project, since 1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Burial Practices in Prehistoric Syprus, 1987. Translator: Coins of the Medieval Kingdom of Cyprus, 1980.

Membership

Second lieutenant Cyprus Army, 1971-1973. Member Archaeol. Institute American, Classical Association Mid-West and South, North Carolina Classical Association (newsletter editor 1989-1993).

Connections

Married Susan Berkheimer, August 7, 1978. 1 child, Katherine M.

father:
Kyriakos P. Toumazou

mother:
Eugenia Church (Hadjiyannakou) Toumazou

spouse:
Susan Berkheimer

child:
Katherine M. Toumazou