Hassan Esmili is Director of the Studies, Research and Support Center at the Higher Council for Education, Training and Scientific Research since 2014. He is a linguist and has taught and directed research at universities of Rabat, Fez and Casablanca. He, also, was associate professor at the University of Aix En Provence.
He held several positions of responsibility before joining the Council. He was the founding dean of the faculty of literature and human sciences of Ben Msik at Hassan II University of Casablanca (1984-98), he was advisor to the Minister of Education (2004-2006) and member of the National Commission for educational reform (1994). He was also the first president of the French aggregation committee (1989-92). He is the initiator of the first International Festival of University Theater (FITUC) of which he directed ten sessions.
Hassan Esmili is also a designer and co-producer of the daily television program “Aliflam” (2000-2005), which associated audiovisual theater with Arabic learning for adults. He was the chairman of the steering committee for the educational and cultural television project launched in Morocco in 2005. He also chaired the first national commission for the festivals and film events’ fund (2012-2015) and the jury of the Grand Prix of the National Press (2016).
He published several sociolinguistic and political scientific papers