Recent Meetings & Collaborations


The FAS Office of International Affairs meets regularly with institutions from around the world to explore opportunities for research collaborations and short-term student experiences.

Recent meetings

Australian National University (ANU)
Meeting in Cambridge (May 2019) to build upon existing research collaborations in the sciences between ANU and Harvard.

Ashoka University
Meeting in Sonipat (March 2019) to explore potential research collaborations and student mobility, particularly at the undergraduate level and in the social sciences and humanities.

Shiv Nadar University
Meeting in Dadri (March 2019) to discuss best practices and innovations in higher education (especially accessibility) and to explore potential research collaborations. 

Ecole Normale Supérieure (ENS)
Meeting in Paris (October 2018) to check in on the numerous and longstanding partnerships between Harvard and ENS, particularly those relating to teaching and to graduate student mobility.

University of Buenos Aires
Meeting in Buenos Aires (August 2018) to discuss opportunities for collaboration in engineering and applied sciences, especially in the area of renewable energy.

University of Palermo
Meeting in Buenos Aires (August 2018) to explore faculty and graduate student research collaborations. 

University of Sydney
Meetings in Washington DC (February 2017) and Cambridge (February/March 2017 and February 2018) to develop student mobility schemes, research collaboration, and new courses. 

IULM University of Milan
Signed agreement (November 2017) to facilitate doctoral student mobility in the field of Italian studies.

INCAE Managua
Meetings in Managua (August 2017) and Cambridge (November 2017) to explore opportunities to renew research connections between Harvard and INCAE 

National University of Singapore
Meetings in Singapore (March 2017) to discuss short-term research opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students, as well as post-doctoral opportunities in the sciences and social sciences.

University of the Philippines 
Meetings in Manila (March 2016) and Cambridge (August 2016) to explore topics ranging from challenges in General Education to opportunities for faculty collaborations, and options for summer study/intensive research experiences for undergraduates.

Further meetings at UP Diliman and UP Manila (March 2017) to discuss short-term research opportunities and share information regarding programs at study at Harvard's Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. 

University of the Andes (Universidad de los Andes, Bogota, Colombia) 
Meetings in Bogota (November 2015) and Cambridge (October 2016) to explore shared interests in university governance,  the future of universities, challenges in online learning, general education, trends in engineering education, and improving and evaluating teaching.

University of British Columbia 
Meetings in Vancouver (April 2016) to explore shared interests in international engagement.

CentraleSupélec Paris 
Meetings in Cambridge (February 2016) and Paris (June 2016) to explore shared interests in innovations in pedagogy and opportunities for a closer relationship in engineering and applied sciences.

UNAM (National Autonomous University of Mexico)
Meetings in Mexico City (September 2016) to explore faculty research collaborations.