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Pierre B. Ducrey Edit Profile

archaeologist , Professor

Pierre B. Ducrey, Swiss archaeologist, professor. Recipient Order of Phoenix, 1991, Honorary Doctorate award, University Athens, 2000.

Background

Ducrey, Pierre B. was born on November 14, 1938 in Lausanne, Switzerland.

Education

Doctorat es Lettres, University Lausanne, Switzerland, 1968.

Career

Foreign member French School Archaelogy, Athens, Greece, 1967—1970. Assistant professor classical archaeology University Fribourg, 1971—1973. Visiting member Institute Advanced Study, Princerton, 1973—1974.

Professor ancient greek & roman history University Lausanne, 1974—2004, emeritus professor, 2004, dean, 1980—1982, vice rector, 1983—1987, rector, 1987—1995. President UNICA Network, 1996—1999. Director Swiss School Archaeology Greece, 1982—2006.

Treasurer International Association Greek & Roman Epigraphy, 1977—1997. President Association & Foundation Pro Aventico, since 1995. Treasurer International Committee History Sciences, 1995—2007.

President Foundation Swiss School Archaelogy Greece, 2007—2009, vice president, since 2010. President Hardt. Foundation Classical Antiquity, 2005—2009, director, since 2010. Member Academy Des Inscriptions et Belles Lettres de I'Institut De France, Paris, 2008.