Achraf graduated from Muhammed V University with a degree in English Language and Culture, and later obtained a second BA in Teaching Pedagogy. He has taught Arabic to non-native speakers at several institutes in Morocco, and also at Al-Akhawayn University.  He briefly taught Arabic at George Mason University, as a Fulbright fellow, and helped to promote the teaching of Arabic in the local high schools in the Fairfax, VA area, as well.  In previous positions, Achraf has led student excursions in Morocco, and as the Resident Coordinator he is eager to help students settle in, enjoy their time in Morocco, and discover Rabat, as well as other parts of the Maghreb.