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Representative of University of Tours and Attaché for Science of French Embassy visit SBU

Published: 2017/11/25 12:40 AM

Prof. Marc Desmet, Vice-President for International Affairs of the University of Tours in France and Mr. Jean-Christophe Bonte, Attaché for Science and Technology of the Embassy of France in Iran visited SBU on Monday, November 20th, 2017 and had a meeting with Dr. Shirani, Director of International Academic Collaboration Office, Dr. Sharghi, Senior Advisor of International Academic Collaboration Office and Dr. Abtahi, Vice-President for Research and Technology. At the beginning of the meeting, Dr. Shirani introduced SBU, expressing its interest in expanding academic and scientific relations with the University of Tours. Introducing the University of Tours as well as its national and international projects, Prof. Desmet expressed his interest in establishing scientific and research relations with SBU in all fields of mutual cooperation.
The French delegation also visited the Faculty of Letters and Human Sciences of SBU and exchanged ideas with Dr. Nojoumian, Associate Dean for Research of the faculty and a couple of faculty members of the departments of Archaeology and French Language and Literature. In this meeting, the attendants gave some suggestions for mutual collaborations, including holding mutual educational workshops and training courses in Iran and France for the use of faculty members, conducting mutual research projects (particularly in archaeology), and exchanging students and professors. After this meeting, Prof. Desmet attended some classes of the Department of French language and Literature and had a conversation with the students.
Eventually, the representative of the University of Tours visited the Faculty of Law and discussed possible mutual fields of cooperation with Dr. Ghasemi Hamed, Dean of the faculty.
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Source: International Academic Collaboration Office
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