DAYAN Levon

Professor of the French Language of the European Regional Institute of Information and Communication Technologies in Armenia

Date and Place of Birth: October 6, 1947, Yerevan, Armenia

Education/Major:

1965-1969 Yerevan State Pedagogical Institute of Russian and Foreign Languages after Brusov; professor of the French language

Career:

2002-present professor of the French language of the European Regional Institute of Information and Communication Technologies in Armenia (ERIICTA)

2000-2002 press secretary of ArmRosGasProm

1997-1998 press attache of the French Embassy in Armenia

1994-1997 head of the international department of “Armenpress” news agency

1992-1993 deputy director of the Department of the Armenian communities of Galust Gulbenkian Foundation (Lisbon, Portugal)

1982-1992 correspondent of “Novosti” Press Agency in Armenia

1978-1981 senior translator of “Zarubezhneft” (Algeria)

1970-1981 head of the translation group of the Soviet Scientific Research Institute of Complex Electrical Equipment

Membership in Journalistic Associations and Their Governing Bodies:

Since 1984 Journalists Union of Armenia

Since 1995 Yerevan Press Club

Publications: practically in all Russian media, also in four dozens of foreign media by “Novosti” Press Agency, French-Armenian-Russian translations

Languages: Armenian, Russian, English, French, Portuguese

Marital Status: married, with two children

Contact Information:

Apt. 13, 20 Saryan str., Yerevan, Armenia

Tel. (374 10) 58 51 49, 52 51 52 (home), (374 91) 57 33 38 (mob.)

E-mail: levondayan@rambler.ru