International researchers, experts in multilingualism and intercultural issues

ISIT brings together researchers with interdisciplinary backgrounds from both academic and professional fields. The research professors at ISIT make it the reference in Grandes Ecoles and research centers for furthering innovation in the fields of intercultural management and communication.

Research Directors

Research at ISIT is guided by the Research Directors.

  • Louis-Marie Clouet, Research and Innovation Director, graduate of Sciences-Po Paris, holds a PhD in Economics from the University Pierre-Mendès France Grenoble 2.
  • Sandrine Peraldi, Research Director, holds a PhD in Theoretical, Descriptive and Automatic Linguistics from the University Paris VII-Denis Diderot, and is a professor of Terminology at ISIT.

The Research Directors guide research development, define research programs and students’ applied research projects and organize research activities at the ISIT Research Center, which include research work, publications, conferences and colloquiums.

An interdisciplinary research team

The research professors at ISIT represent the school’s different areas of expertise in intercultural and multilingual fields. Their research contributes cutting-edge scientific knowledge to strengthen ISIT’s programs for students and professionals.

Meet ISIT’s research professors (in French)

An international academic and scientific network

ISIT has close ties with graduate schools and research centers in France and abroad. These partnerships make co-directed theses possible and facilitate international research projects. They also give ISIT graduates the possibility to carry out their theses at partner graduate schools.

French research network

International Research Network


Leipzig Universität



University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Arts, Department of Translation


Universidad Nacional del Sur


Universidade Estadual de Campinas


Université de Montréal, Department of Linguistics and Translation



Saint Joseph University in Beirut

United States

ISIT also takes part in research committees and collaborative research projets with other members of its French and international professional networks: CGE, FESIC, AFFUMT, CIUTI, METS, EMT.