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archaeologist

Volker Michael Strocka, German archaeologist. Fellow German Archaeol. Institute, Österreichisches Archäologisches Institute.

Background

Strocka, Volker Michael was born on February 26, 1940 in Frankfurt, Hassia, Germany. Son of Gerhard and Mathilde (Dafeldecker) Strocka.

Education

Dr.phil., University Freiburg, Germany, 1965. Dr.habil., University Bochum, Germany, 1973.

Career

Assistant Institute Classical Archaeology University Bochum, 1965-1974. Dozent Institute Classical Archaeology, University Göttingen, 1974-1975. 1st director, professor Central German Archaeology Institute, Berlin, 1975-1981.

Ordinary professor Institute Classical Archaeology, University Freiburg, since 1981. Science member Austrian excavations of Ephesos, Turkey, 1967-1978, 93. Director archaeological project "Houses of Pompeii," 1975-1995.

Co-director archaeological excavations in Thugga/Tunisia, 1996-2000. Member scholarship committee Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung, Bonn, 1976-1982, 95—. Senator German Research Council, 1987-1993.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Piräusreliefs und Parthenosschild, 1967, Die Wandmalerei der Hanghäuser in Ephesos, 1977, Häuser in Pompeji: Casa del Principe di Napoli, Volunteer I, 1984, Häuser in Pompeji: Casa del Labirinto, volunteer 4, 1991.

Membership

Fellow German Archaeol. Institute, Österreichisches Archäologisches Institute.

Connections

Married Brigitte Auchter, February 2, 1941. Children: Cordula, Wolfgang, Gregor.

father:
Gerhard Strocka

mother:
Mathilde (Dafeldecker) Strocka

spouse:
Brigitte Auchter

children:
Cordula Strocka

Wolfgang Strocka

Gregor Strocka