UNESCO Chair in Marine Geology and Geophysics (189), established in 1994 at Moscow State University (Russian Federation).
Marine geology and geophysics.
The specific objectives of the Chair are:
- To enhance the activities of the Floating University (Training-through-Research) project of the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO and in particular to serve as a focal point for the network.
- To co-operate with all interested universities and research centres in advanced training for under- and post-graduate students in the field of marine geology and geophysics, through Training-through-Research approach.
- To develop inter-university programmes leading to master of science and Ph. D. degrees.
UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network
Natural Sciences, UNESCO Office in Moscow.
Prof Dr Grigorii Akhmanov, UNESCO Chairholder
Moscow State University, Faculty of Geology
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