Emmanuelle Farhi holds the degree of DEA (Diplôme d’Etudes Approfondies, equivalent of the ABD in the United States) from the Université de Paris IV Sorbonne in American literature, as well as an MA from the same institution. She is a staff technical translator for a number of publishing houses, notably JC Lattès & Michel Lafon. She has taught at Simmons College, Susquehanna University as well as Boston University in Boston. She has been an active member of the program since its inception, in 1989. She was appointed Associate Academic Director in 2010, teaches CAS LF 302 Living French in Paris: Accent on Writing and monitors the internship report.