Fonds P0173 - Roger Verschingel fonds

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Roger Verschingel fonds

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  • 1947 - 1991 (Creation)
    Verschingel, Roger H.

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.20 m of textual records
4 objects

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Roger Verschingel was born on January 19, 1928 and died on May 27, 1996 in Montreal. He was a professor of chemistry at Concordia University and one of its two founding institutions, Sir George Williams University. He received a Diplôme d’études scientifiques from Collège Notre-Dame in June 1946, a Bachelor of Science from Sir George Williams College in 1949 and a Ph.D. in Philosophy from McGill University in 1955.

He joined the Sir George Williams University staff in 1954 as a lecturer in Chemistry (Natural Science Division). He later became associate professor and professor in 1968. He was Chair of the Department of Chemistry from 1968 to 1973, and was Dean of Sir George Williams Faculty of Science from 1973 until the creation of the Concordia University Faculty of Arts and Science in 1977. Professor Verschingel retired in 1993.

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The fonds provides information on Professor Verschingel’s teaching activities at SGW and Concordia University.

The fonds includes personal papers such as diplomas and student papers, and course materials for the courses he taught at SGW and Concordia University.

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The documents were donated to Concordia Records Management and Archives by Professor Verschingel’s estate in 2002.


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  • English

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