University of Silesia in Katowice; Department of Classics; Jubilee of Professor Józef Sieroń
Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Śląskiego
Scripta Classica, Vol. 7 (2010), s. 9-13
Department of Classics at the University of Silesia in Katowice was formed in 1991.
The founder and the first head of the Department was Professor Stefan Zabłocki — a specialist
in Neo‑Latin, who entrusted the task of creating the foundations of Hellenic studies to Professor
Józef Sieroń — classical philologist and philosopher, who was formerly affiliated with the Medical
University of Silesia in Katowice. 2010 is the year of 40th Jubilee of Professor Józef Sieroń’s work as
a teacher and as a scholar.