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French language educator

Laurent Ditmann, French language educator. E-Mail: lditmann@aol.com. Member Modern Language Association, College Language Association, Military History Association, Council on the American Military past.

Background

Ditmann, Laurent was born on April 9, 1962 in Paris. Came to the United States, 1986. Son of Marcel and Suzanne (Bercu) Ditmann.

Education

Master of Arts in American Studies, University Paris X, Nanterre, France, 1988. Master of Arts in English, Portland State University, 1988. Agregation, Ecole Normale Superieure, St. Cloud, France, 1989.

Doctor of Philosophy in French, Brown University, 1991.

Career

Library, Military Staff College, Paris, 1984-1985;eleve professor, Ecole Normale Superieure, 1985-1989;instructor in French, Portland (Oregon) State University, 1986-1988;graduate teaching assistant, Brown U., Providence, 1989-1991;assistant professor French, Spelman College, Atlanta, 1991-1996;associate professor French, Spelman College, Atlanta, since 1996;chair department of foreign languages, Spelman College, Atlanta, since 1997. Member of faculty county Atlanta Regional Council on Higher Education, Atlanta, since 1993.

Membership

Member Modern Language Association, College Language Association, Military History Association, Council on the American Military past.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: martial arts, writing.

Connections

Married Mary R. Johnson, June 29, 1990.

father:
Marcel Ditmann

mother:
Suzanne (Bercu) Ditmann

spouse:
Mary R. Johnson