Georges Chahwan is the Chair of the Language Department and the Summer Programs’ Interim Associate Director, and Dean of Academic Affairs at Choate Rosemary Hall. In addition, he works as an independent consultant, providing professional development and curriculum support to language departments across the world. He earned a DESS from the Lebanese University and an MA from the University of Geneva. Throughout his career he has designed curricula, developed online courses, and created Middle Eastern Studies programs with study abroad options in Jordan, Oman, and Morocco. He has presented at various local and international conferences. He currently serves as the Chair of the ACTFL Arabic Special Interest Group, on the Board of NECTFL, and on the QFI Arabic Honors Society Advisory Council.