Franciszek Sikora

PhD awarded (date and institution):

June 15, 1964, Jagiellonian University

Further academic qualifications:


settlement in Lesser Poland in the Middle Ages, diplomatics, genealogy of chivalry

Additional information

Section for the Historical-Geographical Dictionary of Lesser Poland
editor of the Dictionary, retired since 2003, currently part-time

Participation in research projects:
1. “Materiały do kodeksu dyplomatycznego Małopolski, t. V. Dokumenty z lat 1451-1506” [“Materials for the diplomatic codex of Lesser Poland, vol. 5. Documents from 1451–1506”], NCN-funded, no. 2011/01/B/HS 3/04697, participant since 2011.
2. “Słownik historyczno-geograficzny ziem polskich w średniowieczu” [“The historical-geographical dictionary of the Polish lands in the Middle Ages”], NPRH-funded, no. 11H11003780 – participant since 2012.
3. “Akta grodzkie i ziemskie z terenu dawnych województw krakowskiego i sandomierskiego. Edycja krytyczna z ksiąg sądowych z XIV–XV w.” [“City and land acts of the Cracow and Sandomierz voivodeships. A critical edition of the judicial records of the 14th and 15th centuries”], NPRH-funded, no. 11H13022582 – participant since 2014.
4. “Słownik historyczno-geograficzny ziem polskich w średniowieczu– nowe obszary i kontynuacja” [“The historical-geographical dictionary of the Polish lands in the Middle Ages – new regions and continuation”], NPRH-funded, no. 1aH 15 0197 83 – participant since 2017.

Selected publications:

Full bibliography by 2016