Dr. Paré is Professor and Head of the Language and Literacy Education Department, and Professor Emeritus at McGill University. He has numerous publications on academic writing, particularly in the context of doctoral education. He also works in rhetoric and discourse, and in teacher education. His co-authored article “Probing normalized institutional discourses about writing: The case of the doctoral thesis” (with D. Starke-Meyerring, N. El-Bezre, & K.Y. Sun; Journal of Academic Language and Learning, 8 (2): 13-27), was named the ‘Best Research Article on Rhetoric, Writing Studies, or Discourse Studies’ for 2014 by the Canadian Association for the Study of Discourse and Writing.