Roland Pelurson is director of the Valence IUT. After a Ph.D in British civilisation entitled ‘Individual, Society and State’, he joined the Grenoble IUT (a College of Pierre-Mendes France University) and later the Valence IUT. He has been a member of the ADIUT (Assemble’e des Directeurs d’IUT) since 1997. He is more specifically involved in International relationships and is in charge of the European region for the ADIUT. As a representative of France, he takes part in the Eduprofs project on Universities of Applied Sciences (UAS) concerning 11 European countries.