|Born||18 November 1956|
|Alma mater||Vilnius University|
After graduating from Žemaitė school in Telšiai, he enrolled in Vilnius University in 1974. Bumblauskas received his doctoral degree in 1987, and was mentored by Edvardas Gudavičius. He was formerly dean of the Faculty of History and now heads the Department of Theory of History and Cultural History at Vilnius University. He has sponsored and participated in several TV shows about history and culture. Bumblauskas has been a visiting scholar at the University of Helsinki, the University of Graz, and the University of Warsaw, and is a member of the editorial board of the Przegląd Wschodni.
He is the author of Senosios Lietuvos istorija 1009–1795 (A History of Old Lithuania: 1009-1795) published in Vilnius in 2005.
Awards and prizes
- The Knight's Cross of the Order of Vytautas the Great, Lithuania, 2003
- The Officer's Cross of the Order of Merit of Poland, Poland, 1999
- Presented with the Lithuanian National Prize of Culture and Art prize, 1998
- Presented with the Simonas Daukantas prize, 1999
- Alfredas Bumblauskas CV
- A. Bumblauskas. Glimpses of Lithuanian History. In Lithuanian Philosophy: Persons and Ideas. Lithuanian Philosophical Studies, II. Ed. J. Baranova. CRVP, 2000, p. 21-25
- A. Bumblauskas and others. Universitas Vilnensis 1579-2004. Vilnius, 2004
- A. Bumblauskas. Lithuania’s Millennium –Millennium Lithuaniae Or What Lithuania Can Tell the World on this Occasion. Lietuvos istorijos studijos, 2009, t. 23, p. 127-158.
- A. Bumblauskas. Millennium and the Grand Duchy of Lithuania, 2009