Born Apr. 11, 1951, Lawrence (KS), U.S.; son of Harold and Wanda (Fisher); married Ewa (Barczyk); children: Andrzej, Krystyna, Aleksander.
Education: Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), 1973, Master of Arts (M.A.), 1975, University of Kansas, Lawrence; Master of Arts (M.A.), 1976, Ph.D., 1982, Yale University, New Haven (CT); New York University (NYU), New York City; A. Mickiewicz University, Poznan (Poland); University of Warsaw (Poland).
Career: lecturer, Yale University, 1982; prof. (history), University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, 1983 -.
Author: Poland, the United States, and the Stabilization of Europe, 1919-1933, 1986; numerous scholarly articles.
Member of: American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies (AAASS); American Catholic Historical Association; Polish Institute of Arts and Sciences of America (P.I.A.S.A.).
Honors: teaching award, Wisconsin Association for Promotion of History, 1987; book prize, Pilsudski Institute of America, 1987.
Affiliation: Roman Catholic.
Languages: English, Polish, French, German, Italian, Latin.
Hobbies: sports, music, medieval art and architecture.
Home: 4118 North Maryland Avenue, Shorewood, WI 53211.
From: "Who's Who in Polish America" 1st Edition 1996-1997, Boleslaw Wierzbianski editor; Bicentennial Publishing Corporation,
New York, NY, 1996.