Dr. Agnes G. Pinel from Institute of Research and Development (IRD) France on Thursday, 13th October, 2016 paid a courtesy call to the VC, Prof. FAO Otieno.
Dr. Pinel is in MMUST for a two week visit during which she will train molecular biologists in the department of Biological Sciences. IRD is engaged in collaborative research with universities in Africa.
Prof. Otieno welcomed the researcher and thanked the French Embassy for the partnership that MMUST has with France. The VC reiterated the management's commitment to enhancing the MMUST / France relations.
He said more technical staff will be included in the exchange program that will greatly aid in capacity building. Among the MMUST scholars who are championing the partnership is Prof. Hassan We're.