Professor of University of Toulouse (Université de Toulouse-Jean Jaurès). The author of 26 scientific monographs, 120 scientific publications in French and foreign editions. Surveyor from the Academy of National Education of France, Toulouse. Commander of Order of Academic Palms on behalf of the French Ministry of National Education. President of the international symposium in Albi ‘Languages and Meaning’. Research worker of Semiotics and Linguistics Laboratory of the University of Toulouse – 2, Co-director (together with UT) of Semio-Linguistics and Cognitive Linguistics Research Laboratory.