Employment history

  • Since 2001: English senior lecturer in Applied linguistics, Université de Bordeaux, France. Current research team: EA 3816 FoReLLIS Université de Poitiers
    • Law and Economics doctoral schools and institution-wide language programme for PhD students
    • Law: 1st year (lecture), first year of Master’s degree
    • 2nd year of Master’s degree in: insurance law, labour and labour relations law, international law, notary law, public business law, public litigation, family law
    • 3rd year of professional Bachelor’s degree: insurance law, notary law
    •  “Common law court systems”, 2nd year of Jurislinguistics Master’s degree course, Université de Poitiers (since 2016)
    • Economics and management: 2nd year of Bachelor’s degree in Economics, 3rd year of Bachelor’s degree in management, 2nd year of Master’s degree in international trade (CLIL programme)
    • Teacher and staff development
  • 2000-2001: Lecturer in Applied linguistics, Université de Poitiers, France, Language Center (“Maison des Langues”)
    • Psychology doctoral school
    • 1st year Physical education
    • 2nd year Applied languages
    • Teacher and staff development
  • 1997-2008: Lecturer, Institut de Préparation à l’Administration Générale (IPAG), Université de Poitiers. Preparation to competitive examinations to enter the French admnistration
  • 1997-2000: Lecturer in Applied linguistics, Law Faculty, Université de Poitiers. Applied languages
    • Law doctoral school
    • 1st year to Master’s degree in Law
    • 1st and 2nd year in Administrative studies
  • 1994-1997: Teaching Assistant, Applied linguistics, Université de Perpignan, France
    • 1st and 2nd year of Bachelor’s degree in Sociology and Geography
    • Economic translation, 1st year of Bachelor’s degree in Applied languages.
    • Literary translation, 1st year of Bachelor’s degree in English studies
  • 1991-1992: Language Assistant, The University of Sheffield

Academic responsibilities

  • 2012-2015: IntlUni Erasmus network local coordinator
  • 2010-2014: Elected member of the law faculty board, Université de Bordeaux
  • 2013: INCLUDE  network local coordinator
  • 2009-2011: LILAMA Grundtvig network local coordinator
  • 2002-2011: European Language Portfolio coordinator, Université Montesquieu-Bordeaux IV. Managed the creation of the University’s employability-orientated electronic European Language Portfolio and its accreditation by the Council of Europe
  • 2011-2012: Coordinator of language teaching against Common European Framework of Reference levels, Université Montesquieu-Bordeaux IV
  • 2003-2011: Coordinator of English for Economics and management, Université Montesquieu-Bordeaux IV
  • 1994-2000: Co-coordinator of English at Centre Universitaire de la Charente, Law Faculty, Université de Poitiers
  • 1996-1997: English coordinator of 1st year in Applied linguistics, Université de Perpignan

Additional responsibilities

  • 2014-2015: Member of two special interest groups of the European Language Council:
    • Validation of informal and non-formal competencies, headed by Mike Hammersley
    • Developing different models of language policies in Higher Education, headed by Manuel Célio Conceição and Jolanta Urbanikowa
  • Since 1998: Member of the Law special interest group of the Groupe d’Études et de Recherche sur l’Anglais de Spécialité
  • 2011, 2014: Member of the jury of the entrance examination to the Ecole Nationale de la Magistrature
  • 2012: Member of the Languages and employability regional working group, 2E2F French European Agency (now Erasmus+ Agency)
  • 2012: Member of the University Language Policy special interest group of the European Language Council
  • Member of 7 recruiting commissions to senior lecturers’ posts
  • President of Baccalaureate juries 5 years since 2001