Geneviève Bouchard has a Ph.D. in Comparative Public Policy from McMaster University and an M.A. in Political Science from Université Laval. From 2001 to 2010, she served first as Director of Research at the Institute for Research on Public Policy and then as Coordinator of the University Mission at the Centre Dollard-Cormier – Institut universitaire sur les dépendances. In 2011, she joined the management team of the Faculty of Medicine at Université de Montréal, serving as Chief of Staff to the Dean and Director of Communications and International Relations. Since 2017, she has held the position of Director of International Affairs.