Lecturer – French Language (Modern Languages)



Room 305, 3rd Floor East, School of Humanities and Room 5, Centre for Language Learning
Faculty of Humanities and Education
The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine

Phone: (868) 662-2002, Ext. 83024 or c/o Ext. 82471


• MA, Lyon 2
• BA, Lyon 2

Research Interests

• Interpreting
• French as a Foreign Language
• Theatre in Foreign Language Education

Current Courses


FREN 1401 French Language 1A
FREN 1402 French Language 1B
FREN 2401 French Language 2A
FREN 2402 French Language 2B
FREN 3401 French Language 3A
FREN 3402 French Language 3B


INTE 5000 Computer and Internet Tools for the Interpreter
INTE 5001 Consecutive Interpreting
INTE 5002 Simultaneous Interpreting

(See the Postgraduate Diploma in Interpreting Techniques for the above courses, and the Caribbean Interpreting and Translation Bureau (CITB).)

Conference Presentations

• Maitrejean, Eric. The Need for Interpreting Services Training in the English-speaking Caribbean. Paper presented at the Biennial Conference of the UWI Schools of Education (Reconceptualising the Agenda for Education in the Caribbean), St Augustine, April 2007.

• Maitrejean, Eric. Trinbago ne rend pas ses artistes heureux. Sudplanète. 2007.

• Maitrejean, Eric. The Relevance of Foreign Language Services Training for the Greater Caribbean. Paper presented at the Caribbean Studies Association (CSA) Conference, Port-of-Spain, 29 May - 2 June 2006.

• Maitrejean, Eric. Quelle place pour le français dans le village planétaire ? (French Language and Globalisation). Paper presented at XII Biennial SEDIFRALE, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 3-9 June 2001.

See also my profile.