Staff

Head of Department
Sylwia Surdykowska, Ph.D.

Office hours: ON A SABBATICAL IN ACADEMIC YEAR 2017/2018

e-mail: s.surdykowska@uw.edu.pl

Research Interests:

  • the idea of shahadat in Iranian culture
  • emotions in Iranian Culture
  • the idea of gham(m)

Lecturing:

  • Persian Language
  • Proseminar
  • Seminar
  • History of Religions of Iran and Afghanistan

Deputy Head of the Department:

Mirosław Michalak, Ph.D.

Office hours: Wednesday, 16.30-17.00 and Thursday, 14.30-15.00 room 115.

e-mail: miroslaw.michalak@uw.edu.pl

Research Interests: Iranian Marine Literature

Lecturing:

  • Persian Language
  • Persian Poetry Reading
  • History of Persian Literature and Culture
 
Academics
Professor Bogdan Składanek (retired)

Research Interests: Social and Political History of Iran and Afghanistan (from ancient times till the present day)

Lecturing:

  • History of Iran and Afghanistan
Professor Maria Składankowa (deceased)

Research Interests: Classical and Modern Persian Literature, Iranian Mythology and Culture, Mysticism, Philosophy and Religions

Lecturing:

  • History of Persian Literature and Culture
Professor Jolanta Sierakowska-Dyndo

Office Hours: Tuesday, 10.30-11.30, room behind the library (119)

e-mail: j.sierakowska-dyndo@uw.edu.pl

Research Interests: Afghan Studies, Socio-political History of Iran and Afghanistan.

Lecturing:

  • Socio-Cultural Issues of Iran and Afghanistan
  • Seminar (Culture)
  • Doctorate Degree Seminar
Profesor dr hab. Jadwiga Pstrusińska

Office hours: NO OFFICE HOURS IN THE YEAR 2017/2018

e-mail: jadwiga.pstrusinska@uj.edu.pl

Research Interests: Afghan Studies, Euro-Asian Interdisciplinary Research, Sociolinguistics

Lecturing:

  • Pashto Language
  • Secret Languages of Middle Asia
  • Poetics of Eurasia

 

Doctors
Monika Chwilczynska-Wawrzyniak, Ph.D.

e-mail: m.chwilczynska@uw.edu.pl

Research Interests: Classical Persian Literature, Linguistics, Glottodidactics

Lecturing:

  • Persian Language
  • Persian Grammar

Doctor Monika Chwilczyńska-Wawrzyniak does not teach any classes.

Magdalena Rodziewicz (Zaborowska), Ph.D.

Office hours: Wednesday, 11.15-12.15, room 116.

e-mail: mrodziewicz@uw.edu.pl

Research Interests: Notion of Aghl (Reason) in Iranian Culture, Iranian Religious Intellectuals, Kalam-e Jadid, Notion of Aberoo in Iranian Culture

Lecturing:

  • Persian Language
  • Persian Texts Reading

Mohammad Amin Rokni, Ph.D.

Office hours: Tuesday, 13.00-14.00, room 115.

Lecturing:

  • Persian Language

 

Stanisław Jaśkowski, Ph.D.

Office hours: Tuesday 14.00-15.00 and Thursday 10.20-11.20, room 116.

e-mail: stanislawjaskowski@gmail.com

Research Interests: The Life and Thought of Ahmad Kasravi

Lecturing:

  • Persian Language
  • Persian Diplomatics
  • Political Thought During the Qajar Period

 

Saeed Hessampour, Ph.D.

Office hours: Wednesday, 15.45-16.45, room 115.

 

Mir Mansour Servat, Ph.D.

Office hours: Thursday, 14.45-15.45, room 116.

 

Hedye Yazdanpanah (M.A.)

Office hours: Tuesday, 13.00-13.45, Thursday, 14.30-15.00, room 116.

e-mail: hedye_yazdanpanah@yahoo.com

Lecturing:

  • Persian Language

 

 
Ph.D. Students
Radosław Sterna (M.A.)

e-mail: radoslaw.sterna@uw.edu.pl

Research Interests: Courtly Literature in the Timurid Period

Lecturing:

  • Persian Language
  • Source Texts

 

Piotr Bachtin (M.A.)

e-mail: piotr.bachtin@gmail.com

Research Interests: Women’s Religious Literature in the Safavid and Qajar Era

Lecturing:

  • Persian Language
Łukasz Przybyszewski (M.A.)
Sylwia Domagała (M.A.)
Przemysław Lesiński (M.A.)
Urszula Pytkowska-Jakimczyk (M.A.)

Lecturing:

  • Persian Language
Natalia Kozłowska (M.A.)