Cooperation with the Non- resident Iranian Experts and Entrepreneurs in 2019
Prof. Mohammad Rahimian , Vice President for Research Affairs, University of Tehran in an interview said, “ In order to create a bridge between Non- resident Iranian Experts and Entrepreneurs with their local counterparts and aiming at transferring knowledge , experience and entrepreneurial ideas into the country , the Project of Cooperation with the Non-resident Iranian experts and entrepreneurs has been launched since December 2013 with the support of Office of Vice Presidency for Science and Technology of Islamic Republic of Iran.
Since 2015, UT has absorbed a great number of researchers. And so far 115 post-doctorate applicants have cooperated with UT and more than 150 lectures and workshops have been presented at UT as well. Moreover,11 billion tomans credits have been received by UT and allocated to the applicants for lectures, monthly salary, research grants , and purchasing lab equipments.
Concerning this porjecty, the Official Website of Office of Vice Presidency for Science and Technology of Islamic Republic of Iran reads:
Cooperation with Non-resident Iranian Experts and Entrepreneurs
The program of cooperation with non-resident Iranian experts and entrepreneurs is carried out to achieve the long-term goals of the scientific vision of the country, benefit from the scientific reservoirs of top Iranian graduates, transfer the knowledge, experience and technological ideas of the non-resident Iranian experts and entrepreneurs inside the country by the international affairs and technological exchange center and with the cooperation of universities, research centers, science and technology parks, knowledge-based companies and growth centers of the country as “special cooperating database”. This program acts as a support plan for research and technology projects, such as post-doctoral dissertations, sabbaticals, determined and guest professors, the establishment of technological businesses, occupation in knowledge-based companies and holding specialized workshops and lectures for effective communication between experts and top science and technology centers of the country.