Dr Charlotte Faucher is working as a post-doctoral researcher on a project entitled Francophones in London during the First world War. The project is sponsored by ‘Gateways to the First World War’ - a WW1 centenary public engagement centre funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and the French government's war centenary programme. Together with Professor Richard Grayson, Charlotte is working with 30 students and staff at the Lycée français Charles de Gaulle in South Kensington and NewVIc 6th Form College in Newham.
After gaining a M.A degree at Paris7 University Denis Diderot, Charlotte went on to study for an AHRC funded PhD at Queen Mary on the history of the French cultural institute (1910-1959) based in South Kensington, London. She currently works as a temporary lecturer in Modern French history at Queen Mary, University of London.