Margaret Dumas Bond

Title: Instructor of French

Office: Humanities Building 412

Phone: 205.934.4652

Email: mbond@uab.edubond

Margaret D. Bond is a native of Birmingham, AL. She received her B.A. in Economics and French Language and Literature with Distinction from the University of Virginia in 2000. After UVA, Margaret moved to France to sharpen her language skills. As an Assistante de Langue, she taught English to French lycée students and realized that language and culture are her true passion. Margaret then returned to Birmingham and UAB to complete her M.A.E. in Secondary French Education and B.A. in Music in 2003. She was the 2005 AAFLT "Most Promising Foreign Language Teacher" and the 2005 SCOLT French Embassy Scholarship Recipient.

Margaret teaches Introductory through Advanced French courses. She believes that integrating current media into the classroom helps develop a globally prepared student. Margaret currently serves as Treasurer of the Alliance Française de Birmingham and leads the UAB in Paris Study Away program during the month of May.