Driss Azdoud has a background in linguistics (lexicon, lexicography, semantics). He is director of the Centre for Artistic Studies, Literary Expressions and Audiovisual Production at the Royal Institute of Amazigh Culture in Rabat, Morocco, and is a teacher-researcher at the Faculty of Letters and Human Sciences in El Jadida, Morocco.

He has published several articles and contributions to collective works, including
- La dérivation nominale en berbère" in JAREL, document de travail n° 4, LACITO-CNRS, Paris, December 1993.
- Le traitement du sens en lexicographie" in Cahiers d'Histoire Culturelle Hommage à Abdelkader Akhrouz, hors série, 1998, University of Tours.