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Head of Civil&Environmental Engineering Department of Worcester Polytechnic Institute Visits HEBUT

Translator: International Office Editor: release date :2014-01-08


Professor Tahar EI-Korchi, the head of Civil & Environmental Engineering Department of Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) visited HEBUT on December 12thmorning2013. Professor RONG Xian, Vice President of HEBUT attended cooperation signing ceremony of hiring Professor EI-Korchi as a visiting professor of HEBUT in the conference room of School of Civil Engineering and issued the letter of appointment.

 

 

After the cooperation signing ceremony, Professor EI-Korchi and the related department persons discussed about the Civil Engineering discipline exchange and cooperation, including 3+2 undergraduate cooperative program, 1+1 graduate program, PhD cooperative program, research cooperation, and exchange students program, etc.. The Dean of School of Civil Engineering, Professor TIAN Wenling, hosted the conference. Professor WU Jinxiang, the Dean of Graduate School, Professor YU Ming, Director of Office of International Cooperation & Exchange, MENG Xiangsheng, Deputy Director of Department of Personnel, MA Dai, Deputy Director of Office of Academic Affairs, CUI Hongjun, Deputy Dean of School of Civil Engineering, Professor LIU Chunyuan, professor of School of Civil Engineering, CHAN Tiechun, Deputy Director of Office of International Cooperation & Exchange, BAI Zhonghang, Deputy Dean of School of International Education, teachers and students of School of Civil Engineering attended the conference as well.

 

 

Professor TAN Runhua, Vice President of HEBUT met Professor EI-Korchi in the VIP room in Administration Building, discussing about graduate cooperative program mode. Both parties had especially communicated on extraordinary journals of graduate and PhD students in depth. Vice President Tan has exchanged gifts on behalf of HEBUT with Professor EI-Korchi.

 

 

 

In the afternoon, Professor EI-Korchi had carefully introduced the civil engineering, environmental engineering, and construction engineering programs of WPI to the faculty members and students in the conference room at the School of Civil Engineering. Additionally, Professor EI-Korchialso exchanged the opinions of credits distribution, degree accreditation and other questions. Both sides fully obtained promising anticipations of prospective cooperation and development.