Jules Richard holds a Masters in semiotics discourse analysis as well as a PhD in communications specializing in analysis of cultural policies. He teaches written and spoken intercultural communications at ETS.
In the past, Jules was teaching assistant at University of Montreal, following work in the information sector, notably in the newspapers Le Devoir and l'Actualité, as well as at the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. His main areas of academic interest include technical writing, the study of teamwork dynamics and the integration of new technologies in education. Additionally, Jules has been organizing the ÉTS-ECE scientific dictation competition since 2009.