Staff

Head of Department
Sylwia Surdykowska, Ph.D.

Office hours: Monday, 9:00-9:45, room 115

 

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
 

Mirosław Michalak, Ph.D.

Office hours:

Winter semester: Wednesday, 18:15-18:45 and Thursday, 18:15-18:45

Summer semester: Wednesday, 18:15-18:45 and Thursday, 16:30-17:00

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:

Winter semester: Wednesday, 11:00-11:30, room behind the library (119)

Summer semester: Monday, 10:30-11:30, room 115

 

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 (retired)

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. (retired)

e-mail: m.chwilczynska@uw.edu.pl

Research Interests: Classical Persian Literature, Linguistics, Glottodidactics

Lecturing:

  • Persian Language
  • Persian Grammar

 

Magdalena Rodziewicz (Zaborowska), Ph.D.

Office hours: Thursday, 9:30-10:30, 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

Stanisław Jaśkowski, Ph.D.

Office hours: Thursday, 10:30-11:30, s. 116

e-mail: stanislawjaskowski@gmail.com

Research Interests: The Life and Thought of Ahmad Kasravi, First Majles

Lecturing:

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

Piotr Bachtin (PhD.)

Office hours: Friday, 11:30-12:30, s. 116

e-mail: piotr.bachtin@gmail.com

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

Lecturing:

  • Persian Language

Mir Mansour Servat, Ph.D.

Office hours: –

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

Office hours: Friday, 11:15-12:15, s. 115

Lecturing:

  • Persian Language
Natalia Kozłowska (M.A.)