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English language and philology educator

Wiktor Jassem was Polish English language and philology educator. Recipient Kay Elemetrics award International Society Phonetic Science, Utrecht, 1983. Member International Phonetic Association (council member since 1951), Polish Phonetic Association (president 1980-1998).

Background

Jassem, Wiktor was born on June 6, 1922 in Cracow, Poland. Son of Arnold and Felicja (Statter) Jassem.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Wroclaw, Poland, 1951. Dr.habil. in technical, Polish Academy of Sciences, 1973.

Career

Lecturer English phonetics, Old English University Wroclaw, 1946-1954. Senior lecturer, reader Polish & English phonetics University Poznan, 1954-1968. Associate professor Polish Academy of Sciences, Poznan, 1978, full professor speech acoustics, 1986.

Head Department Acoustic Phonetics, Poznan, 1957-1992.

Membership

Member International Phonetic Association (council member since 1951), Polish Phonetic Association (president 1980-1998).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Classical music.

Connections

Married Grazyna Rogowicz, 1955 (divorced 1969). Children: Dorota, Krzysztof. Married Piotra Lobacz, June 20, 1970.

father:
Arnold Jassem

mother:
Felicja (Statter) Jassem

spouses:
Grazyna Rogowicz

Piotra Lobacz

children:
Dorota Jassem

Krzysztof Jassem