Wednesday December 19, 2018
Prof. Adil Najam, Inaugural Dean, Frederick S. Pardee School of Global Studies; Professor of International Relations and Earth & Environment, Boston University, USA, visited COMSATS University Islamabad on the invitation of Prof. Dr. Athar Hussain, Head CCRD, on Wednesday 19 December 2018.
Prof. Dr. Athar Hussain held a one on one meeting with Prof. Adil Najam. In the sitting, possible ways and means of research collaboration between CCRD and Boston University were discussed. Prof. Athar briefed about the achievements of CCRD in the short span of four years and future endeavors which CCRD aims to achieve in the field of Climate Science.
Later, CCRD faculty joined the discussion and briefly introduced to Prof. Najam about themselves, their ongoing research assignments, collaborations, projects and future programs.
CCRD Faculty sought Prof. Najam’s opinion in getting International funding for projects and collaboration with Frederick S. Pardee School of Global Studies Boston University, USA. Prof. Najam provided his inputs to various queries and conveyed his appreciation that CCRD is the pioneer center on climate change amongst universities in Pakistan and should continue to focus research on climate science.
Meeting ended with a note of thanks from Prof. Dr. Athar Hussain to Prof. Adil Najam for his time and valuable suggestions to CCRD team.