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El Hassan Bin Talal Annual Lecture, with Dr Allan Goodman

Wednesday January 15 saw the sixth in the series of the annual HRH El Hassan Bin Talal lecture, with Dr Allan Goodman, President of the Institute of International Education. Dr Goodman was introduced by Deputy Vice Chancellor Jane Grenville, and the lecture was closed by Professor Sultan Barakat, Director of the PRDU. Dr Goodman's lecture, titled "On the Rescue of Science of Learning", highlighted the importance of the work carried out by the Institute of International Education in rescuing academics who find themselves in danger in war affected areas, because of the work they are carrying out. In a lively discussion following the lecture, Dr Goodman discussed the difficulties faced by the IIE in its daily work, as well as the different methods used to rescue academics. Dr Goodman praised the work of the PRDU, stating the necessity of training experts in this field, possible through PhD research at the PRDU, and the MA in Post-war Recovery Studies.
15 Jan 2014

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INSTITUTE OF INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION

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