Marie-Claire Patron has a background in education through teaching French and Spanish in Australia, France and Spain. During her eight years in Spain, she had industrial experience in business, law, banking and the building industry, using extensively her skills in Interpreting and Translation. Marie-Claire is an Assistant Professor in language teaching and her research focuses on the intercultural field and the internationalisation of students. She has been at Bond University, Australia for 21 years, 18 as Head of French and Spanish Language. This is Marie-Claire’s third book.