UK scientist meets CU VC

Staff Correspondent

8 January, 2020 12:00 AM printer

United Kingdom’s (UK) Liverpool University Institute of Integrative Biology Involution Ecology and Behaviour department Head Professor Mark Viney made a courtesy call on the Vice Chancellor (VC) Professor Dr Shireen Akhter of Chittagong University (CU) at the latter’s office on Monday. 

The VC welcomed Mark, who is also an environmental scientist, to the university campus and expressed New Year’s greetings.

Professor Shireen put up activities and achievements of different faculties, departments, institutes and research centres before the guest. 

They also discussed on CU Institute of Forestry and Environmental Science, environment studies, environment development and forest conservation among others during the meeting.

The Environment Scientist Mark also expressed his interests regarding CU academic and research activities.

The CU Arts and Humanities faculty Dean Professor Dr Md Sekandar Chowdhury, Biological faculty Dean Professor Dr Md Mahbubur Rahman, Medical faculty Dean Professor Dr Selim Md Jahangir, Forestry Director Professor Dr Jarin Akhter, Professor Dr Shyamol Ranjan Chakrabarty and Dr AHM Raihan Sarkar were present at the meeting among others.