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Peter Charanis

educator

Peter Charanis, Greek educator. award Adv; award for distinguished teaching. member American National Committee Byzantine Studies, 1963-1985; Member Society Macedonian Studies (honorary), American History Association, Academy Athens (correspondent), Medieval Academy American, Society Church History.

Background

Charanis, Peter was born on August 15, 1908 in Lemnos, Greece. Son of George and Chresanthy (Stroumtsos) Charanis.

Education

Graduate honorary, U. Thessalonica, 1972. Graduate Edn.

Career

Editor: monographs on history Comparative Studies in Society and History, 1958-1973. General editor: monographs on history Rutgers Byzantine series.

Works

  • Author: monographs on history Byzantine Empire and medieval Near East. Editorial advisory board: monographs on history Greek-Roman and Byzantine Studies, 1956-1968, The Greek Orthodox Theological Rev, Neo-Hellenika. Consultant editor: monographs on history Comparative Studies in Society and History, 1958-1973.

    General editor: monographs on history Rutgers Byzantine series. Trustee Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Theological School Guggenheim fellow, 1956-1957. Decorated commander Royal Order of Phoenix Greece).

    Recipient Distinguished Research award Advisory Board Research and Graduate Education. Lindback Found award for distinguished teaching.

Membership

Member American National Committee Byzantine Studies, 1963-1985. Member Society Macedonian Studies (honorary), American History Association, Academy Athens (correspondent), Medieval Academy American, Society Church History.

Connections

Married Madeleine Schiltz, August 5,1939. Children: Alexandra, Anthony.

father:
George Charanis

mother:
Chresanthy (Stroumtsos) Charanis

spouse:
Madeleine Schiltz

children:
Alexandra Charanis

Anthony Charanis