Alain Charbonneau holds a PhD in mathematics from the Université Laval and has authored many publications. Mr. Charbonneau was named professor with the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the Université du Québec en Outaouais (UQO) in 2001.
Mr. Charbonneau has extensive knowledge of the UQO and how it works, and substantial management experience, having been Director of the Module de l’informatique (Computer Science Module) from 2005 to 2009, and Dean of Continuing Education and Partnerships from 2010 to 2014.
He also has extensive international experience. Mr. Charbonneau was Director of the Caribbean Office for the Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF) between 2014 and 2016, during which time he was stationed in Haiti. Professor Charbonneau has also been the driving force behind many UQO and international scientific and outreach activities.