Geraldine Bourgeon
Senior Lecturer

Email: bourgeong@regents.ac.uk
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Subject(s): Languages and Culture

Professional Biography

Geraldine Bourgeon is a Lecturer in French with over 20 years’ experience in the field of FLE - French as Foreign Language. She has taught in the UK but also in France, Italy, and China.

Geraldine has worked at Regent’s since 2012, and since 2014 has been a Subject group Leader for French, Arabic and German. She currently also teaches on the business foundation programme.

Qualifications

  • Postgraduate Certificate in Higher Education (PGCHE), Regent’s University London, 2018
  • LAO- Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Business and Administration, Lifetime Awarding, 2014
  • NCFE – Level 2 Certificate in Equality and Diversity, Ncfe.org.uk, 2013
  • QTS, Qualified Teacher Status, Teaching Agency, 2012
  • MA (equivalent), Maîtrise, French as a Foreign Language, University of Maine, 1997
  • BA (equivalent), Licence, French Modern Literature, University of Maine, 1993

Relevant Past Employment

  • 2014-Present: Regent’s University London, Senior Lecturer in French, Subject Group Leader in     Arabic, French and German
  • 2013-2014:  University of Reading, Visiting lecturer in French at IWLP
  • 2012-2013: Regent’s University London, Visiting lecturer in French
  • 2010-2012: Alliance Française, Qingdao – China, Educational Manager and teacher of French as a Foreign Language
  • 2009-210:  IBS – International Business School of CTBU – Chongqing Technology and Business University – China, Teacher of French as a Foreign Language
  • 2005-2009: Alliance Française, Bari – Italy, Teacher of French as a Foreign Language
  • 2004-2009: University of Bari – Italy, Foreign language assistant
  • 1998-2004: Association ALTHEA, (Le Mans – Alençon – Caen) – France, Programme coordinator for political refugees and asylum seekers

Professional Affiliation(s)/Accreditation

  • Fellow, Higher Education Academy
  • Membership ACCA: Association of Chartered Certified Accountants

Teaching & Course Development

Currently module leader and lecturer in French for business Level 6 on the undergraduate programme.

Research Interests

  • Teaching Methodologies
  • Technology enhanced learning
  • Exploratory Practice