Joëlle Raguideau Director
A high-ranking research engineer, Joëlle Raguideau originally studied contemporary literature. She started her career as a teacher and later worked for publisher Éditions du Seuil before joining the CNRS. From 2008, she acted as advisor to the Presidency for the development of sponsorship projects, as well as policy officer for the organization's offices across France. She was named director of the MPR in July 2010.