35-year career as a tenured educator at the French Ministry of  Education, first as a high school teacher, then as a college professor. Member of various academic associations (AFEA, EAAS, TESOL France, etc.)
  • former Associate Professor (Maître de conferences), University of Paris XI. Lectures on Intercultural Communication and Management and American culture to undergraduate and graduate students
  • Exchange professor within the European Union’s SOCRATES program at universities in Spain, Finland, Ireland, and Germany  
  • Adjunct Lecturer on Cross-Cultural Management and /or American culture and civilization at two French "grandes écoles" (HEC & Ecole Centrale), as well as at University Paris IV and University Paris XII)
  • High-school English and American civilization teacher in the International Section of the Lycee de Sevres
(Note: Following retirement from the French Ministry of Education, Hilary was sent in 2009 by a French NGO to teach English in China for 6 months at the Lycée Francais of Shanghai. The photo is of her Sixth Grade Class.)