Annette BYRNE

Annette BYRNE
  • Pôle Langues et civilisations
  • Domaines de recherche Language and intercultural learning with particular emphasis on the lesser-used languages.
  • Domaine(s) d’enseignement Business English Academic English Irish language and culture


A native of the west of Ireland, Annette has worked as a teacher of English, Irish and French for the Irish Department of Education in secondary and further education and was head of the English as a second language department in Marymount International School in Rome. She has also worked as a retail management assistant in London. She has been teaching English in La Rochelle Business School since 2004. She still teaches Irish language but mainly online. She has written an Irish language textbook and articles in Irish, English and French about language learning and Irish literature. She is currently writing a novel in Irish. She's a keen golfer despite a high handicap!