Holding the degrees of Educational Sciences and French as a Second Language, Laurent Vergain has devoted his life to the promotion of the French language and culture for around four decades. He has been the Director of Alliance Française in Haiti, Madagascar and Japan, and served as the Director of the French Cultural Center in Bandung, Indonesia. Laurent Vergain is also a French language teacher and has given lessons in numerous schools.
Currently, Laurent Vergain is the Director of Alliance Française de Taïwan promoting French culture and language in Taiwan. Besides administrative and financial management, he provides pedagogical direction in French training programs and exams development, and cultural cooperation projects related to education centers.
WORK EXPERIENCE AND AWARDS
Director, Alliance Française de Taïwan, Taiwan (2020 - present)
Director, Public School Monceau Louis de Funès, France (2016 – 2020)
Director, EMP Colonel Moll, France (2014 - 2016)
Director, EMP Chardon Lagache, France (2013 - 2014)
Director, Alliance Française d’Osaka and National Center, Japan (2008 - 2012)
Director, French Cultural Center Bandung, Indonesia (2004 - 2008)
Coordonnation Priority Education Network, Académie de Paris, France (2003 - 2004)
Director, Japan (1997 - 2001)
Director, Madagascar (1992 - 1997)
Director, Haiti (1991)
Master in Teaching of French as Foreign Language, Sorbonne Nouvelle University Paris 3, France
Bachelor in Educational Sciences, Paris Descartes University, France