Zewail City, AUC to discuss possible areas of collaboration

Dr. Sherif Sedky, The University of Science and Technology's Founding Provost, will meet with a delegation from the American University in Cairo (AUC), headed by AUC President Dr. Lisa Anderson, on Sunday, 10 March 2013. During the meeting, the two parties will discuss possible areas of collaborations between the two entities in the near future.

The delegation will include AUC Provost Dr. Amr Shaarawi and the deans of the various schools at AUC, including the School of Continuing Education, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, and School of Business.

Potential areas of collaboration between the two institutions will include, but are not limited to, joint research, undergraduate/graduate courses, and degrees. They will also discuss the development of the undergraduate social science curriculum.

The delegation will be taken on a tour of the City to observe the major achievements accomplished since its inauguration in 2011.

Previous collaborations between Zewail City and AUC include a cooperation agreement with AUC’s School of Continuing Education and the joint establishment of the Center for Nanoelectronics and Devices, headed by Dr. Yehea Ismail.