On February 19th, Isabelle Beaulieu, Ph.D., was appointed as the new director of the Québec Government Office in Washington. She will officially assume her duties over the coming weeks. Dr. Beaulieu specializes in international relations and the relationship of Québec with the United States. She was previously a political advisor at the U.S. Consulate in Montréal.
Holding a Ph.D. in political science, Dr. Beaulieu taught international relations and Canadian foreign policy in the Department of Political Science at the University of Montréal from 2001 to 2006, before which she worked as research director for Taylor Nelson Soffres in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Dedicated to serving Québec institutions, Dr. Beaulieu was also a member of the Québec Superior Council of the French language from 2002 to 2007.