UNIST and UCSD Sign Cooperation MoU
UNIST and the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to pledge mutual support for one another in the advancement of research that will benefit our global society.
The ceremony was attended by UNIST President Mooyoung Jung, US San Diego Chancellor Pradeep K. Khosla, Prof. Hyug Moo Kwon (Dean of Admissions and Student Affairs, UNIST), Prof. Kyungjae Myung (Director of the IBS Center of Genome Integrity, UNIST), Prof. Sungchul Bae (Director of UNIST Academy-Industry Research Corporation), and four other key personnel from UDSD.
In the memorandum of understanding, the two organizations also promised to foster new collaborations and programs in areas such as advanced materials, biology, energy, technology management and commercialization.
At the signing ceremony, Chancellor Khosla emphasized the importance of working together to address the world's most pressing challenges, as they have become increasingly complex and will require multidisciplinary teams to solve.