A two member delegation from
French embassy in Pakistan visited ASAB, NUST on 20th March 2017.
The delegation comprised of Mr. Matthieu Gaulon (French Attache’ for Science
and Technology) and Mr. Erick J. Dufourc (Director, Institute of Chemistry
& Biology of Membranes& Nano-objects, France). The delegates were given
an introduction of ASAB, NUST by Principal ASAB and shown the research
facilities at the School. During a meeting with the ASAB faculty the French
delegate discussed various possibilities of student/faculty exchange programs
between the two countries. The French Attache’ also highlighted that the French
embassy post-doctoral fellowship program will be reopened from 2018. The
delegation was deeply impressed by the facilities and faculty at ASAB and
expressed a deep desire to take steps for continued interactions between French
biological research organizations/universities and ASAB, NUST.