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Strategic Partnership Cooperation Agreement and Collaborative PhD Program Agreement signed between JAAS and Murdoch University (MU), Australia

<p>Strategic Partnership Cooperation Agreement and Collaborative PhD Program Agreement signed between JAAS and Murdoch University (MU), Australia</p>

JAAS President Prof. Yi Zhongyi and MU Deputy Vice Chancellor Prof. David Morrison jointly signed the Agreement on Collaborative PhD Program and Strategic Partnership Cooperation Agreement on May 26, 2017.

During the signing ceremony, JAAS President Yi extended warm welcome to Prof. David Morrison and briefed him on JAAS history, research areas, academic achievement, talent policies and international cooperation. President Yi stressed that the current collaboration between JAAS and MU had already paved the way for more practical cooperation in more research areas, which will bring about a win-win situation for both sides. Yi’s remarks met with full consent by Prof. David Morrison, who claimed that the signing of the agreements proper are strong proof for cooperation and friendship between two sides after MOU signing in 2016. According to the agreements, JAAS and MU will set up a joint research center incorporating a food safety lab and a grain research lab.